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    fill - Dictionary definition and meaning for word fill

    Definition
    (noun) a quantity sufficient to satisfy
    Example Sentence
    • he ate his fill of potatoes
    • she had heard her fill of gossip
    Definition
    (noun) any material that fills a space or container
    Synonyms : filling
    Example Sentence
    • there was not enough fill for the trench
    Definition
    (verb) make full, also in a metaphorical sense
    Synonyms : fill up , make full
    Example Sentence
    • fill a container
    • fill the child with pride
    Definition
    (verb) become full
    Synonyms : fill up
    Example Sentence
    • The pool slowly filled with water
    • The theater filled up slowly
    Definition
    (verb) occupy the whole of
    Synonyms : occupy
    Example Sentence
    • The liquid fills the container
    Definition
    (verb) assume, as of positions or roles
    Synonyms : occupy , take
    Example Sentence
    • She took the job as director of development
    • he occupies the position of manager
    • the young prince will soon occupy the throne
    Definition
    (verb) fill or meet a want or need
    Synonyms : fulfil , fulfill , meet , satisfy
    Definition
    (verb) appoint someone to (a position or a job) Definition
    (verb) eat until one is sated
    Synonyms : fill up
    Example Sentence
    • He filled up on turkey
    Definition
    (verb) fill to satisfaction
    Synonyms : replete , sate , satiate
    Example Sentence
    • I am sated
    Definition
    (verb) plug with a substance
    Example Sentence
    • fill a cavity
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