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a houseful of something

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englisha houseful of somethinga houseful of somethingLOT/LARGE NUMBER OR AMOUNTa large number of people or things in your house He grew up in a houseful of women. houseful
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a houseful of somethingI had a houseful of them.Because we so easily could have a houseful of mud.Having a houseful of relatives can be pretty stressful.We were three glowing faces and three pairs of shining eyes in a houseful of mad black dancing ghosts.The house was mine, but I should not be able to keep a houseful of servants.You have to want a houseful of people in order to spend time at the stove and not resent it.
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