[foo l-bawr, -bohr] /ˈfʊlˈbɔr, -ˈboʊr/ Informal.
moving or operating at the greatest speed or with maximum power.
to the fullest extent; with the greatest power, speed, force, etc.:
The cars drove full-bore down the straightaway.
Large; fully developed: And this track here, big, a full-bore male (1936+)
adjective 1. (of a wig) long at the back
noun 1. to the original place, source, or state through a cycle of developments (usually used in the phrase come full circle).
- Full cleveland
adjective phrase Of a man, dressed in white shoes and a white suit (1991+)
- Full-court press
[foo l-kawrt, -kohrt] /ˈfʊlˌkɔrt, -ˌkoʊrt/ noun 1. Basketball. a tactic of harassing, close-guarding defense in which the team without the ball pressures the opponent man-to-man the entire length of the court in order to disrupt dribbling or passing and force a turnover: Suddenly behind by eighteen points, they went to a full-court press. 2. a […]
adjective 1. denoting or made with whole unskimmed milk