[foo l] /fʊl/
noun, plural Fuls (especially collectively) Ful.
a suffix meaning “full of,” “characterized by” (shameful; beautiful; careful; thoughtful); “tending to,” “able to” (wakeful; harmful); “as much as will fill” (spoonful).
(forming adjectives) full of or characterized by: painful, spiteful, restful
(forming adjectives) able or tending to: helpful, useful
(forming nouns) indicating as much as will fill the thing specified: mouthful, spoonful
word-forming element meaning “full of, characterized by,” Old English -full, -ful, suffix use of full (adj.).
[foo-luh, foo l-uh] /ˈfu lə, ˈfʊl ə/ noun, plural Fulas (especially collectively) Fula. 1. . /ˈfuːlə/ noun 1. (pl) -la, -las, -lah, -lahs. a member of a pastoral nomadic people of W and central Africa, living chiefly in the sub-Sahara region from Senegal to N Cameroon: a racial mixture of light-skinned Berber peoples of the […]
[foo-lah-nee, foo-lah-] /ˈfu lɑ ni, fʊˈlɑ-/ noun, plural Fulanis (especially collectively) Fulani for 1. 1. Also, Fulah. a member of a pastoral and nomadic people of mixed African and Mediterranean ancestry, scattered through W Africa from Senegal to Cameroon. 2. the language of the Fulani, a Niger-Congo language closely related to Wolof. /fuːˈlɑːnɪ; ˈfuːlənɪ/ noun […]
[foo-lah] /ˈfu lɑ/ noun, plural Fulahs (especially collectively) Fulah. 1. (def 1).
noun 1. an act of Congress (1946) by which funds derived chiefly from the sale of U.S. surplus property abroad are made available to U.S. citizens for study, research, and teaching in foreign countries as well as to foreigners to engage in similar activities in the U.S.