What does the word hull mean?

Usage examples for hull

  1. I'll put up a hull basket of lunch for you," Mrs. Briskow declared. – Flowing Gold by Rex Beach
  2. " I can't hardly keep away from her," replied Tom, easily dropping into the language of the other; " but I ain't likin' her a hull lot. – Bring Me His Ears by Clarence E. Mulford
  3. Suddenly out of the mist, and close aboard the Maria, appeared the hull and canvas of a large ship. – Foul Play by Charles Reade Dion Boucicault