Definition of 'fistful'
Example sentences containing 'fistful'
Times, Sunday Times (2007) Times, Sunday Times (2011) The Sun (2016)
Of course, he got a fistful of dollars for it.Times, Sunday Times (2010) The Sun (2006) The Sun (2009) The Sun (2009)
One protester threw a fistful of fake dollars over him and police officers tried to end the presentation, claiming that there was a bomb threat.Times, Sunday Times (2016) The Sun (2011) Times, Sunday Times (2012) The Sun (2008)
But instead of leaving with a fistful of petty cash, he ends up in hospital after a hiding from Rob.The Sun (2012)
At a swift 80 minutes, part with your fistful of dollars for this tale that delivers an unconventional but honest approach.The Sun (2015)
Trends of 'fistful'
View usage over:
Definition of fistful from the Collins English Dictionary
We take a look at the etymology behind the word 'election' on the run up to the UK General Election in June
Language expert Ian Brookes looks at the word 'election' and its origins.
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.