Part of speech:
Soft, springy material used as padding in cushions, upholstered furniture, etc.
A mixture as of bread and seasoning, used for stuffing roast fowl, etc.
A dish consisting of milk, eggs, flavoring, and sometimes sugar, boiled or baked until set.
An area of dense population:
A single thickness of a material covering a surface or forming an overlying part or segment:
A preparation used to fill in the cracks, grain, etc. of wood before painting or varnishing
The material, such as earth or gravel, used for this.
Stewed fruit, usually served with other foods.
The material used or suitable for this purpose
Any soft or fibrous material for use in padding, packing, stuffing, etc.; esp., cotton made up into loose, fluffy sheets, or batting
Unnecessary or irrelevant material put into a speech or piece of writing, making it longer
A building material made by grinding calcined limestone and clay to a fine powder, which can be mixed with water and poured to set as a solid mass or used as an ingredient in making mortar or concrete.
The inner parts, as of a machine.
Any of various alloys of mercury with other metals, especially:
(--- Comput.) Such material made available on the World Wide Web
Contrasting material set into a surface in pieces to form a design.
(Weaving) The yarns carried by the shuttle back and forth across the warp; woof; filling
The threads that run crosswise in a woven fabric, at right angles to the warp threads; weft.
The amount of a crop picked at one time
To capture physically; seize:
To satisfy (an appetite) fully.
To meet (a requirement or condition); satisfy.
To be sufficient for (a need, for example); fulfill:
To overspread so as to fill with a glow, color, fluid, etc.
To provide with material requisites; to store; to fill; to supply.
To fill (a hole) tightly with or as if with a plug; stop up.
(Now Rare) To pass through; spread or be diffused throughout
To fill up with items:
To charge a firearm with ammunition.
The definition of inflate is to fill an expandable structure with air or gas to make it larger, or to exaggerate something or increase something by a large amount.
To stop the movement or progress of:
To fill the gorge of; glut
To feed, fill, supply, etc. to excess; surfeit
To supply as a cue:
(Mathematics) To write (a quantity) as a sum of terms in an extended form.
(Law) To complete or make valid (a deed, contract, etc.) as by signing, sealing, and delivering
To increase the capacity of; to expand; to give free scope or greater scope to; also, to dilate, as with joy, affection, etc.
To fill too full; occupy to excess, as by pressing or thronging
To fill (a space) beyond normal capacity by pressing or squeezing; pack full or too full
To complete is to finish something, to make something whole or see a task through to the end.
To load to capacity; fill:
(Archaic) To equip or furnish thoroughly; hence, to complete in acquirements; to render accomplished; to polish.
To name or select officially for an office, position, etc.
To designate, mention, or refer to by name
(Theol.) To choose for eternal salvation
To fill to excess; overcrowd
Saturate is to become totally soaked or filled, or to combine two substances to their maximum combining capacity.
To swell out; curve out; bulge
To rise in swells, as the sea.
To force into place; press or drive down
To supply with fuel
To supply, provide, or equip with whatever is necessary or useful; esp., to put furniture into (a room, apartment, etc.)
To be liable or accountable:
To stop or seal with a cork
To grapple; to engage in close combat.
To fill with obstructions or with thick, sticky matter; stop up; jam
(Sports) To grip (a bat or racket, for example) at a point nearer the hitting surface.
To sketch or outline with little or no detail
To add or increase to abundance or to a point of burdensomeness:
To fill (a plate, dry measure, etc.) full or to overflowing
To transfer or pour off completely:
To spend is to use all of a resource, to focus your energy on something or to give someone money.
To take or consume habitually
To fatigue or spend emotionally or physically:
To use up; expend completely
To take out (the contents of something); empty.
To use up gradually the resources, strength, etc. of
The definition of choose means to pick from a number of options.
Used to ask a question
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