Synonyms of full in English:

full


See definition of full

adjective

1‘her glass was full’

SYNONYMS

filled, filled up, filled to capacity, filled to the brim, brimming, brimful, topped up

overflowing, running over

ANTONYMS

empty

2‘the bus was quite full’

SYNONYMS

crowded, packed, crammed, cramped, congested, crushed, solid, solid with people, full of people, full to capacity, full to bursting, overfull, teeming, swarming, overcrowded, thronged

North American mobbed

informal jam-packed, wall-to-wall, stuffed, chock-a-block, chock-full, bursting at the seams, bulging at the seams, packed to the gunwales

British informal like Piccadilly Circus

ANTONYMS

empty

3‘all the seats were full’

SYNONYMS

occupied, taken, in use, engaged, unavailable

ANTONYMS

empty

4‘the shelves are full’

SYNONYMS

well stocked, well supplied, filled, loaded, packed, burdened, stuffed, crammed, stacked

ANTONYMS

empty

5‘he was too full to protest when the waiter took his plate away’

SYNONYMS

replete, satisfied, well fed, sated, satiated, full up, full to bursting, having had enough

gorged, glutted, cloyed

informal stuffed

archaic satiate, surfeited

ANTONYMS

hungry

6‘he was full of mirth’

SYNONYMS

abounding in, bursting with, brimming with, rich in, possessed by

informal awash with

ANTONYMS

free of

7‘she'd had a full life’

SYNONYMS

eventful, interesting, exciting, lively, action-packed, noteworthy

busy, strenuous, hectic, frantic, energetic, active

ANTONYMS

uneventful, limited

8‘we can provide a full list of sailing clubs’

SYNONYMS

comprehensive, thorough, exhaustive, all-inclusive, all-encompassing, all-embracing, in depth

complete, entire, whole, unabridged, uncut

extensive, long

ANTONYMS

incomplete, selective

9‘the prospectus contains full details of the degree courses offered’

SYNONYMS

abundant, plentiful, ample, copious, profuse, rich, lavish, liberal

detailed, in detail, specific, precise, exact, accurate, minute, particular

sufficient, satisfying

broad-ranging, complete

ANTONYMS

partial, vague

10‘a fire engine driven at full speed’

SYNONYMS

maximum, top, greatest, highest

ANTONYMS

low

11‘she had a full figure’

SYNONYMS

well rounded, rounded, round, plump, buxom, shapely, ample, curvaceous, voluptuous, womanly, Junoesque, Rubensesque

informal busty, chesty, curvy, well upholstered, well endowed

North American informal zaftig

ANTONYMS

thin

12‘the dress had a full skirt’

SYNONYMS

loose-fitting, loose, baggy, easy-fitting, generously cut, roomy, voluminous, capacious, billowing

ANTONYMS

tight

13‘this song relies on his full and husky voice’

SYNONYMS

resonant, rich, sonorous, deep, full-bodied, vibrant, fruity, clear, loud, strong

ANTONYMS

thin

14‘the full flavour of a Bordeaux’

SYNONYMS

rich, intense, deep, heavy, vivid, strong, vibrant, bold, warm

ANTONYMS

thin, watery


adverb

1‘she looked full into his face’

SYNONYMS

directly, right, straight, squarely, square, just, dead, point-blank

informal smack, smack bang, bang, slap, plumb

ANTONYMS

indirectly

2‘he knows full well that four out of five investments will be lost’

SYNONYMS

very, perfectly, quite, extremely, entirely

informal darn, damn, damned

British informal jolly, bloody

North American informal darned

Northern English archaic right


Phrases

    full out

      ‘he was working full out to supply the demand’

      SYNONYMS

      to the maximum, flat out

      at full speed, at maximum speed, as fast as possible, with maximum power, at full tilt, at full pelt, at breakneck speed

      informal

      hell for leather, hammer and tongs, like crazy, like mad, like a bat out of hell

      British informal

      like the clappers, like billy-o