1》 (forming adjectives from nouns) full of; having the qualities of: sorrowful.
2》 forming adjectives from adjectives or from Latin stems with little change of sense: grateful.
3》 (forming adjectives from verbs) apt to; able to; accustomed to: forgetful.
4》 (plural -fuls) forming nouns denoting the amount needed to fill the specified container: bucketful.

English new terms dictionary. 2014.

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