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Synonyms for filling
ˈfɪl ɪŋfill·ing

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  1. filling, fillnoun

    any material that fills a space or container

    "there was not enough fill for the trench"

    weft, fill, pick, woof

  2. fillingnoun

    flow into something (as a container)

    weft, fill, pick, woof

  3. fillingnoun

    a food mixture used to fill pastry or sandwiches etc.

    weft, fill, pick, woof

  4. woof, weft, filling, picknoun

    the yarn woven across the warp yarn in weaving

    cream, pickaxe, selection, pick, choice, plectrum, picking, woof, pickax, option, plectron, fill, weft

  5. fillingnoun

    (dentistry) a dental appliance consisting of any of various substances (as metal or plastic) inserted into a prepared cavity in a tooth

    "when he yawned I could see the gold fillings in his teeth"; "an informal British term for `filling' is `stopping'"

    weft, fill, pick, woof

  6. fillingnoun

    the act of filling something

    weft, fill, pick, woof

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  1. Clarence Cramer:

    Being filled with the Holy Spirit, then, is a matter of obedience to the Word of God. The filling of the Spirit that all experienced at Pentecost was a matter of a promise being fulfilled. Today, the believer is to be filled in obedience to the command of Ephesians 518, continuously, not merely by a single, crisis experience. The Christian life is a growth process toward maturity.

  2. Amanda Glassman:

    The data revolution is really popular, everyone can agree there's a problem and we should do something about it, but then the solutions tend to focus on these technological quick fixes or on filling a data gap.

  3. Jeb Bush:

    Look, there's some people running that are really talented about filling the space, about saying big things. They think that volume in their language is a kind of a version of leadership, talking is not leadership. Doing is leadership. And that's what we need.

  4. Adele Berne:

    Your product has to be unique, and it has to be something people want, whether it's filling a void for something people don't know they want yet, or it's something you see in market that you could do better.

  5. Willie Geist:

    I was [shocked]. I think it was a shock to everybody, i don’t know how you couldn’t be surprised.I started filling in for Matt in 2010. I wasn’t close to him outside of work, but I considered him a friend and mentor. Certainly he was somebody I looked up to.He was the guy who was considered the best at that job, at hosting a morning show.So, yeah, I think we were all surprised and I think we’re all still a little bit shocked by it.

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