bucketful


bucketful
[[t]bʌ̱kɪtfʊl[/t]]
bucketfuls
1) N-COUNT: usu N of n A bucketful of something is the amount contained in a bucket.
Syn:
2) PHRASE: PHR after v If someone produces or gets something by the bucketful, they produce or get something in large quantities. [INFORMAL]

Over the years they have sold records by the bucketful.


English dictionary. 2008.