What does Fully mean?

Definitions for Fully
ˈfʊl i, ˈfʊl liful·ly

This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word Fully.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. fully, to the full, fulladverb

    to the greatest degree or extent; completely or entirely; (`full' in this sense is used as a combining form)

    "fully grown"; "he didn't fully understand"; "knew full well"; "full-grown"; "full-fledged"

  2. amply, fullyadverb

    sufficiently; more than adequately

    "the evidence amply (or fully) confirms our suspicions"; "they were fully (or amply) fed"

  3. in full, fullyadverb

    referring to a quantity

    "the amount was paid in full"


  1. fullyadverb

    In a full manner; without lack or defect.

    He fully met his responsibilities.

  2. fullyadverb

    In a full degree; to a full extent.

    He is fully capable of meeting his responsibilities.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Fullyadverb

    Etymology: from full.

    There are many graces for which we may not cease hourly to sue, graces which are in bestowing always, but never come to be fully had in this present life; and therefore, when all things here have an end, endless thanks must have their beginning in a state which bringeth the full and final satisfaction of all such perpetual desires. Richard Hooker, b. v. s. 43.

    He fully possessed the entire revelation he had received from God, and had thoroughly digested it. John Locke.

    The goddess cry’d
    It is enough, I’m fully satisfy’d. Joseph Addison, Ovid’s Metam.


  1. Fully

    Fully (French pronunciation: ​[fyli]) is a municipality in the district of Martigny in the canton of Valais in Switzerland.


  1. fully

    Fully means completely or entirely; to the utmost extent or degree. It signifies that the action or state described is carried out or achieved in total, without any part being excluded or lacking. It signifies the completeness or entirety of an action, event, or condition.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Fullyadverb

    in a full manner or degree; completely; entirely; without lack or defect; adequately; satisfactorily; as, to be fully persuaded of the truth of a proposition


  1. Fully

    Fully is a municipality in the district of Martigny in the canton of Valais in Switzerland.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Fully' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1135

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Fully' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1654

  3. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Fully' in Adverbs Frequency: #110

How to pronounce Fully?

How to say Fully in sign language?


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Fully in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Fully in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of Fully in a Sentence

  1. Pat Houston:

    She adored her audiences and that's why we know she would have loved this holographic theatrical concept, an event at this level is something special and Base Hologram's track record to be fully authentic and respectful made them the perfect partner. This upcoming tour will allow audiences to experience Whitney's amazing voice and passion for music for a long time to come and help them share that magic with future generations.

  2. Michael Fitzpatrick:

    I'm concerned about being able to provide fully for my son, my way of breaking the cycle is to just be there for him and to show him everything of what should be done also to show him what shouldn't be done. That way I feel I can put morals in him at a young age.

  3. European Council President Donald Tusk:

    It was a very tough, very emotional debate, we all agreed any new infrastructure should be fully in line with all the objectives of the EU, such as reducing energy dependency, diversification of suppliers, sources and routes.

  4. Twitter General Counsel Sean Edgett:

    We chose not to redact any information -- we fully stand behind our SEC filings, the methodologies we use to calculate mDAU, and our statements about the percentage of spam accounts on our platform.

  5. Steny Hoyer:

    Read MoreLawmakers must use this additional time to fully fund the government before the end of the year.

Popularity rank by frequency of use


Translations for Fully

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for Fully »


Find a translation for the Fully definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"Fully." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2024. Web. 22 May 2024. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/Fully>.

Discuss these Fully definitions with the community:


    Are we missing a good definition for Fully? Don't keep it to yourself...

    Image or illustration of


    Credit »

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Browse Definitions.net


    Are you a words master?

    proceed or issue forth, as from a source
    A rumpus
    B denudate
    C emanate
    D embellish

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for Fully: