Fill

  • 81 fill-in — /fil in /, n. 1. a person or thing that fills in, as a substitute, replacement, or insertion: The company used a fill in for workers on vacation. 2. a brief, informative summary; a rundown. [1915 20; n. use of v. phrase fill in] * * * …

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  • 82 fill — 1. verb /fɪl,fɪɫ/ a) To occupy fully, to take up all of. the drums began to thunder, the sound of trumpets filled the air, the earth trembled beneath their feet, and the hearts of the gazing multitude throbbed with suspense and expectation b) To …

    Wiktionary

  • 83 fill-up — Philippine English To fill out a paper or document, eg. Please fill up this form. From British English …

    English dialects glossary

  • 84 fill in — I (Roget s IV) v. 1. [To insert] Syn. write in, answer, complete; see complete 1 , fill out 2 . 2. [To substitute] Syn. replace, act for, represent; see substitute 2 . 3. [To inform] Syn. apprise, acquaint, bring up to date, clue in*; see notify… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 85 fill — [OE] Fill originated in prehistoric Germanic times as a derivative of the adjective *fullaz ‘full’, source of modern English full. This was *fulljan, which produced German füllen, Dutch vullen, Swedish fylla, Danish fylde, and English fill. => …

    The Hutchinson dictionary of word origins

  • 86 fill —    [ engineering geology ]     a) Human constructed deposits of natural earth materials (e.g., soil, gravel, rock) and waste materials (e.g., tailings or spoil from dredging) used to fill a depression, to extend shore land into a body of water,… …

    Glossary of landform and geologic terms

  • 87 fill\ in — v 1. To write words needed in blanks; put in; fill. You should fill in all the blanks on an application for a job. 2. informal To tell what you should know. The new boy didn t know the rules so Bob filled him in. The teacher filled in Mary about… …

    Словарь американских идиом

  • 88 fill — fɪl n. satisfying amount of food or drink; amount needed to fill a receptacle; something used to fill; something which fills v. put in until full; supply with as much as is needed; satisfy, satiate (one s appetite); put a filling in a dental… …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 89 fill in — (smb) tell someone the details I will fill you in later about our plans for the weekend. (smth) write words needed in blanks Please fill in this form and give it to the receptionist …

    Idioms and examples

  • 90 fill — verb 1) he filled a bowl Syn: fill up, top up, charge 2) guests filled the room Syn: crowd into, throng, pack (into), occupy, squeeze into, cram (into) 3) h …

    Synonyms and antonyms dictionary

  • 91 ˌfill ˈup — phrasal verb same as fill The room was beginning to fill up.[/ex] …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 92 fill —   Ho opiha; papa unu (rare);    ♦ fill a vacancy, pani, pani hakahaka;    ♦ fill a crack or hole, pīna i …

    English-Hawaiian dictionary

  • 93 fill — see February fill dyke, be it black or be it white work expands so as to fill the time available …

    Proverbs new dictionary

  • 94 fill — [OE] Fill originated in prehistoric Germanic times as a derivative of the adjective *fullaz ‘full’, source of modern English full. This was *fulljan, which produced German füllen, Dutch vullen, Swedish fylla, Danish fylde, and English fill. Cf.⇒… …

    Word origins

  • 95 fill-up — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun ( s) Etymology: from fill up, v. : something that fills up : filler, fill …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 96 fill·er — /ˈfılɚ/ noun, pl ers 1 [noncount] 1 a : a substance that is added to a product to increase its size or weight 1 b : material that is used to fill holes and cracks in a surface 1 c : extra material that is added to something (such as a newspaper… …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 97 fill-up — /fil up /, n. an act or instance of filling up, as a tank with fuel. [1850 55; n. use of v. phrase fill up] * * * …

    Universalium

  • 98 Fill — The action of completing or satisfying an order for a security or commodity. It is the basic act in transacting stocks, bonds or any other type of security. For example, if a trader places a buy order for a stock at $50 and a seller agrees to the …

    Investment dictionary

  • 99 fill in — phr verb Fill in is used with these nouns as the object: ↑application, ↑blank, ↑box, ↑coupon, ↑form, ↑gap, ↑hole, ↑paperwork, ↑questionnaire, ↑space, ↑survey …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 100 fill in on — phr verb Fill in on is used with these nouns as the object: ↑detail …

    Collocations dictionary


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