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filling

noun

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(Entry 1 of 3)

soft material that is used to fill the hollow parts of something
  • the filling for the parka is goose down

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filling

adjective

Synonyms & Antonyms of filling (Entry 2 of 3)

as in overfilling, satiating

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filling

verb
present participle of fill

Synonyms & Antonyms of filling (Entry 3 of 3)

2 to close up so that no empty spaces remain
  • before starting to paint, fill all the cracks with putty

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3 to do what is required by the terms of
  • orders received by this date will be filled in time for Christmas delivery of the merchandise

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The first known use of filling was in the 14th century

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“Filling.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/filling. Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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