fill the gaps

Definition of fill the gaps

:to add what is need to something to make it complete
  • He's trying to fill the gaps in his CD collection.

Word by Word Definitions

fill play
  1. : to put into as much as can be held or conveniently contained

  2. : to supply with a full complement

  3. : to cause to swell or billow

  1. : a full supply

  2. : something that fills: such as

  3. : material used to fill a receptacle, cavity, passage, or low place

gap play gaps
  1. : a break in a barrier (such as a wall, hedge, or line of military defense)

  2. : an assailable position

  3. : a mountain pass

  1. : to make an opening in

  2. : to adjust the space between the electrodes of (a spark plug)

  3. : to fall or stand open


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