refill


1re·fill

verb \(ˌ)rē-ˈfil\

: to fill (something) again

: to be filled again

Full Definition of REFILL

transitive verb
:  to fill again :  replenish
intransitive verb
:  to become filled again
re·fill·able \-ˈfi-lə-bəl\ adjective

Examples of REFILL

  1. He refilled his glass from the nearby pitcher.
  2. The reservoir will refill once it begins raining.

First Known Use of REFILL

1615

2re·fill

noun \ˈrē-ˌfil\

: a new supply of something

Full Definition of REFILL

1
:  a product or a container and a product used to refill the exhausted supply of a device
2
:  something provided again; especially :  a second or later filling of a medical prescription

First Known Use of REFILL

1886

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