make full

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v make full make full, also in a metaphorical sense "fill a container","fill the child with pride"
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Quotations

  • Benjamin Franklin
    Benjamin%20Franklin
    “Reading makes a full man, meditation a profound man, discourse a clear man.”
  • Source Unknown
    Source Unknown
    “It's only the view from where you sit that makes you feel defeat. Life is full of many aisles, so why don't you change your seat?”
  • Aldous Huxley
    Aldous%20Huxley
    “Every man who knows how to read has it in his power to magnify himself, to multiply the ways in which he exists, to make his life full, significant and interesting.”
  • Arthur Schopenhauer
    Arthur%20Schopenhauer
    “It is only at the first encounter that a face makes its full impression on us.”
  • Euripides
    Euripides
    “When a man's stomach is full it makes no difference whether he is rich or poor.”
  • Rambler
    Rambler
    “A wise man will make haste to forgive, because he knows the full value of time and will not suffer it to pass away in unnecessary pain.”

Usage

In literature:

They make no pretension to a full argument of the topic.
"The Anti-Slavery Examiner, Omnibus" by American Anti-Slavery Society
When at full speed, they make their horse revolve upon his hind legs, and remain in readiness to make a second turn upon the animal.
"The Mirror of Literature, Amusement, and Instruction, Vol. 13, Issue 352, January 17, 1829" by Various
The lord of Humbercourt and his archers pursued them at full speed, sending word to Bayard to make haste.
"Bayard: The Good Knight Without Fear And Without Reproach" by Christopher Hare
It is said that the "Palladium" is going to come out, when it makes its next semi-occasional appearance, in full mourning, with turned rules.
"Stories by American Authors, Volume 1" by Various
Make the measure full.
"Armenian Literature" by Anonymous
How can any man be expected to help to make a full attendance when he knows that a full attendance is actually forbidden?
"All Things Considered" by G. K. Chesterton
How sad it is that she did not make a full confession.
"The Lions of the Lord" by Harry Leon Wilson
The tree is full of resin and it makes the finest kind of kindling.
"Ethel Morton's Enterprise" by Mabell S.C. Smith
When making full growth remove them to a sunny window or conservatory, and water them carefully.
"Gardening for the Million" by Alfred Pink
The question involves the make-up of the man, his full heredity, so far as it can be known.
"Crime: Its Cause and Treatment" by Clarence Darrow
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In poetry:

But, whether he poet be or bird,
He pipes full well and strong,
And hath the gift that can make him be heard
Whatever may be his song.
"A Spirit Is Singing A Song" by Alexander Anderson
There is within this world of ours
Full many a happy home and hearth;
What time, the Saviour's blessed birth
Makes glad the gloom of wintry hours.
"The Meetings Of The Flowers" by Denis Florence MacCarthy
Yea, all my being I would bring,
Yielding it utterly,
Not yet a full-possessed thing
Till heaved again to thee:
Away, my self! away, and cling
To him that makes thee be!
"The Thank-Offering" by George MacDonald
ONE warm kiss stolen from her cheek
Is the whole sweetness I recall
Of one full golden glorious week!
One warm kiss stolen from her cheek
Makes faint my heart for all I seek
"Two Triolets" by E J Rupert Atkinson
Thes. Who can make love stay? …
Wax is my heart and takes full easily
The last print on ’t. Past love is past recall.
Adieu!… Love has the helm—he guides, not we …
"Sonnet: Theseus And Ariadne" by Lloyd Mifflin
Wit she hath without desire
To make known how much she hath;
And her anger flames no higher
Than may fitly sweeten wrath.
Full of pity as may be,
Though perhaps not so to me.
"Hearken Then Awhile To Me" by William Browne of Tavistock

In news:

View full size John M. Vincent/The Oregonian White Oak Village in Tigard makes the most of smaller lots, with varied exteriors and more interior square footage than one might expect.
Wingspan Pictures is set to make a full-length feature from its short "Love Is All You Need".
Make full use of abilities you have.
Did Mitt Romney really have "whole binders full of women" he used when making hiring decisions.
Police spokeswoman Officer Tasia Martinez says the officer is expected to make a full recovery.
Watch extra news footage, full interviews, and extended stories that didn't make the air .
It's about real life and the full-bodied characters that make up that reality.
Kptm.com Artful Winemaker: Make Wine at Home with Full System Under $100.
On my old friend Steven Weinberg's fascinating review, let me make two points, although a full account of the second would require an essay as long as the review.
Freshman Expected To Make Full Recovery.
View full size Courtesy of Portland Japanese Garden Learn to make a bamboo fence.
"He is expected to make a full recovery," Barber 's doctor, Audrey Erman, said in a statement.
"He is expected to make a full recovery," Barber 's doctor, Audrey Erman, sai.
Top photos from a full day of efforts to make it to Rio in 2014.
Blackie should make a full recovery, but he won't be for sale anymore.
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In science:

Performing the minimum error state comparison based on the symmetry, however, requires us to make a full Bell-state measurement.
Comparison of two unknown pure quantum states
All this shows that QEH is applicable to the full ensemble but not to individual processes that make up this ensemble.
Comments on Struyve and Baere's paper on experiments to distinguish Bohmian mechanics from quantum mechanics
We remark that to use Proposition 5 to full advantage for non-Euclidean norms, one must use a nonlinear lower bound on KE and make use of the restriction kxk∞ ≤ 1.
Concentration of norms and eigenvalues of random matrices
We can add some of the functions J α to the set (18) to make it of full rank n.
Order Reduction of Optimal Control Systems
Research in pseudo-random graphs has developed tremendously since then, making it impossible to provide full coverage of this sub ject in a single paper.
Pseudo-random graphs
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