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Entry Word: fill
Function: verb
Text: 1 to put into (something) as much as can be held or contained <fill the basket with apples>
Synonyms charge, cram, heap, jam, jam-pack, load, pack, stuff
Related Words flood, glut, swamp; crowd, crush, press, ram, shove, squash, squeeze; refill, reload, repack
Near Antonyms lighten
Antonyms empty
2 to close up so that no empty spaces remain <before starting to paint, fill all the cracks with putty>
Synonyms block, bung, dam, pack, plug, stop, stuff
Related Words choke, clog, obstruct; caulk, chink
Near Antonyms excavate, hollow (out), scoop (out)
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> -- see FULFILL 1