chockablock
[ chok-uh-blok ]
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Part of Speechadjective
Origin + Etymology
Mid 19th century; Englishfrom chock (in chock-full) and block
Synonyms
  • brimming
  • loaded
Antonyms
  • clear
  • uncrowded
Definition
extremely full; crowded; jammed
Example
In the librarian's house, there was a room chockablock with old books.
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