What does stuffed to the gills mean?

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asked Mar 24, 2019 in Words & Wordplay by dorissmact (210 points)
What does stuffed to the gills mean?

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answered Mar 24, 2019 by sharajones (970 points)
The meaning of Stuffed to the gills means that something or someone is full and can no longer be filled up.

When something is stuffed to the gills there's no more room for anything else and that includes someone saying they're stuffed to the gills meaning they cannot take anymore food inside their stomach.

Something or someone is very full and there's no room for anything else when someone or something is stuffed to the gills.

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