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packed to the rafters

Completely full; teeming; having no room to spare. I've got so many meetings and deadlines these days that my schedule is packed to the rafters! Her mind was packed to the rafters with ideas for her new book. I felt packed to the rafters after my grandmother's Thanksgiving meal.
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Lot 1 "Fire-protection protection of the roof roof rafter system Inventory No.
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PAT RAFTER is making a comeback to play doubles with Lleyton Hewitt at the Australian Open.
Australian Tennis legend Pat Rafter will be back on the hardcourt of Melbourne, ending his 15-year retirement to team with fellow Aussie tennis icon Lleyton Hewitt in the men's doubles competition at the 2014 Australian Open Championship.
1 and two-time US Open champion Patrick Rafter has made a low-key debut on the social media site Twitter earlier this week.
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Michael Rafter, a member of Great Barr Club, was on the tenth fairway of the course in Chapel Lane when he suffered a heart attack.
Utah came close to Montana's approach after a 2008 state Supreme Court decision that involved a rafter who got out to wade and fish and moved fencing the landowner had placed across the river.
Rafter is super unfocused, but it's the kind of unfocused that is idiosyncratic and full of weird sounds made listenable by their place within the song's structure.
At least one rafter was trapped underwater briefly.
This is history in the making,'' Daily News publisher Tracy Rafter said Sunday while introducing the project to Valley residents at Warner Ranch Park.
This is a fairly easy roof to build because it's a 12/12 slope, which means that every cut you make on the main rafter will be at 45 or 90 degrees.
Verify that the system supporting the rafter and/or beams/ledger plates is square and level.