Definition of 'fill'
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The game is filled with mixed emotions for me. The Sun (2016)You first notice each other where music fills the street. The Sun (2016)Who is ready to fill the void? Times, Sunday Times (2016)This book goes a long way towards filling that gap. Times, Sunday Times (2017)He just fills you full of confidence and makes you want to go and defend for each other. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Highly capable women fill comparable roles in other sectors where the glass ceiling is much less of an issue. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They will play a role in filling about 4,000 positions that need staffing in the new administration. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The house was filled with flowers, and the pool filled with eau de cologne. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Just because a low-calorie diet food fills you up, it does not mean that it will make you eat less. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It can seem gripped with emotion or filled with raging indignation in equal parts. The Sun (2006)The church is filled with these kinds of people. Christianity Today (2000)Old freight containers filled with rubble and placed all the way around the school fortified the building. Broken Lives (1993)The other two must be filled with food from home. The Sun (2012) Make sure you fill out the correct forms for a transfer. Times, Sunday Times (2014)X-rays showed her lungs were filling with fluid and her heart was enlarged. The Sun (2013)The gaps were often filled by novices coming straight from flying school. FIGHTER BOYS: Saving Britain 1940 (2003)You meet where loud music fills the air. The Sun (2014)The simplest way to use photographic lights is to fill in the darker areas of the room. Photographers Handbook (1993)The position was filled by a person younger than the person replaced. A Conceptual View of Human Resource Management: Strategic Objectives, Environments, FunctionsMy romantic fantasy is to fill the bath with champagne. Times, Sunday Times (2013)We have to fill the political void. Times, Sunday Times (2013)His eyes filled with emotion and disbelief. Times, Sunday Times (2013)That one bright note in a picture filled with darkness turns this into a symbolic masterpiece. Times, Sunday Times (2013)He handed them two cash containers which they filled up. The Sun (2012)Pure food is safer and more filling than processed food. BE YOUR BEST: How Anyone can become Fit, Healthy and Confident (2002)Tooth decay is normally removed by drilling the problem area away then filling the cavity with amalgam or composite resin. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Each area is filled with an abundance of content and you quickly find yourself pulled away from the main storyline. The Sun (2014)
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Translations for 'fill'
British English: fill /fɪl/ VERB
If you fill a container or area, or if it fills, an amount of something enters it that is enough to make it full.
Fill a saucepan with water and bring to a slow boil.
The boy's eyes filled with tears.
- American English: fill
- Arabic: يَـمْلُأ
- Brazilian Portuguese: encher
- Chinese: 装满
- Croatian: puniti
- Czech: plnit
- Danish: fylde
- Dutch: vullen
- European Spanish: llenar
- Finnish: täyttää
- French: remplir
- German: füllen
- Greek: γεμίζω
- Italian: riempire
- Japanese: いっぱいにする
- Korean: ...을 ...으로 채우다
- Norwegian: fylle
- Polish: napełnić
- European Portuguese: encher
- Romanian: a umple
- Russian: наполнять
- Spanish: llenar
- Swedish: fylla
- Thai: เติม
- Turkish: doldurmak içini
- Ukrainian: заповнювати
- Vietnamese: làm đầy
Definition of fill from the Collins English Dictionary
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