Definition of Crateful

1. Noun. The quantity contained in a crate.

Exact synonyms: Crate
Generic synonyms: Containerful



Definition of Crateful

1. Noun. (informal) As much as a crate would hold ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Crateful

crastination
crastinations
crataegus
crataeguses
cratch
cratches
crate
crated
crateful (current term)
cratefuls
crateload
crateloads
crater
crater arc
crater face
crater lake
crater lakes
cratered
crateriform
cratering
craterings
craterization
craterless

Literary usage of Crateful

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1. The Outline of History: Being a Plain History of Life and Mankind by Herbert George Wells (1920)
"like the Greeks of old, every disgruntled Polish patriot flew -7 to some foreign enemy to wreak his indignation upon his un- crateful country. ..."

2. Harper's New Monthly Magazine by Henry Mills Alden (1881)
"... must have commenced shipping his violins by the crateful to America. I soon narrowed down my list from hundreds to ten, and of these ten I had to ..."

3. The English Reader: Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry, Selected from the Best ...by Lindley Murray by Lindley Murray (1822)
"When nature fails, and day and night Divide thy works no more, My ever crateful heart, O Lord, Thy mercy shall adore. A joyful sung I'll raise, ..."

4. The New Schaff-Herzog Encyclopedia of Religious Knowledge: Embracing by Johann Jakob Herzog, Philip Schaff, Albert Hauck (1909)
">bn muit not seek his salvation, because in that case he seeks himself; he must acknowledge with a crateful heart that Christ has sought and found him. ..."

5. The Outline of History: Being a Plain History of Life and Mankind by Herbert George Wells (1920)
"like the Greeks of old, every disgruntled Polish patriot flew -7 to some foreign enemy to wreak his indignation upon his un- crateful country. ..."

6. Harper's New Monthly Magazine by Henry Mills Alden (1881)
"... must have commenced shipping his violins by the crateful to America. I soon narrowed down my list from hundreds to ten, and of these ten I had to ..."

7. The English Reader: Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry, Selected from the Best ...by Lindley Murray by Lindley Murray (1822)
"When nature fails, and day and night Divide thy works no more, My ever crateful heart, O Lord, Thy mercy shall adore. A joyful sung I'll raise, ..."

8. The New Schaff-Herzog Encyclopedia of Religious Knowledge: Embracing by Johann Jakob Herzog, Philip Schaff, Albert Hauck (1909)
">bn muit not seek his salvation, because in that case he seeks himself; he must acknowledge with a crateful heart that Christ has sought and found him. ..."

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