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  Words related to fill

Related / Similar Words: filling, fill up, make full, meet, satisfy, fulfill, fulfil, satiate, sate, replete, take, occupy

 

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

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    See Also: shade, fill in, fatten, fat, flesh out, fill out, plump, plump out, fatten out, fatten up

     

    Hyponyms: cement, close, fill up, water, flood, rack up, clutter, clutter up, clog, overload, brim, stuff, pad, bolster, people, populate, top off, heap, overfill, ink, replenish, refill, fill again, prime, line, complete, impregnate, saturate, infuse, instill, tincture, electrify, lubricate, lube, surcharge, load, lade, laden, load up, charge, deluge, inundate, swamp, pack, answer, quell, stay, appease, feed on, feed upon, quench, slake, allay, assuage, cloy, pall, crowd, take up

     

    Grouped Verbs: assume, take, strike, take up

     

    Derivational Morphology: satiate, sate, replete, meet, satisfy, fulfill, fulfil, fill up, make full, filling, filler, makeweight, fulfillment, fulfilment, satisfaction, satisfier, repletion, surfeit, satiation, occupation

     

    Language Translations:
    Albanian: mbush   Chinese: 填裝  
    Danish: fylde   Dutch: vullen  
    French: remplir   German: füllen  
    Greek: γεμίζω   Hindi: भरना  
    Hungarian: tölt   Italian: riempire  
    Japanese: 満たす   Portuguese: encher  
    Russian: заполнить   Spanish: llenar  
    Tagalog: puluín   Vietnamese: sự làm đầy  
     
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