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full/packed/stuffed etc to the gills

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishfull/packed/stuffed etc to the gillsfull/packed/stuffed etc to the gillsinformal completely full The bar was packed to the gills on Monday. gill
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full/packed/stuffed etc to the gillsIf Tapie was a fish he'd be stuffed to the gills this issue!It's a surprise then to find the Powerhaus pretty much packed to the gills.
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