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fill-in

noun

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a person or thing that takes the place of another
  • I'm just a fill-in, so I have no idea where office supplies are kept

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fill in

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of fill in (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to give information to
  • my friend quickly filled me in on the portion of the movie that I had missed

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2 to serve as a replacement usually for a time only
  • she's only filling in while the regular secretary is on vacation

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The first known use of fill-in was in 1840

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“Fill-in.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/fill-in. Accessed 24 Jan. 2021.

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