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Synonyms for filling
ˈfɪl ɪŋ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. filling, fill(noun)

    any material that fills a space or container

    "there was not enough fill for the trench"

    weft, fill, pick, woof

  2. filling(noun)

    flow into something (as a container)

    weft, fill, pick, woof

  3. filling(noun)

    a food mixture used to fill pastry or sandwiches etc.

    weft, fill, pick, woof

  4. woof, weft, filling, pick(noun)

    the yarn woven across the warp yarn in weaving

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

  5. filling(noun)

    (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. filling(noun)

    the act of filling something

    weft, fill, pick, woof

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "filling":

    infilling, fill, filler, refilling, infill, refill, backfilling, bulking, bridging, backfill, populating, yau, completing, refuelling, populate, bridge, loading

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How to use filling in a sentence?

  1. Sigrid Kaag:

    In order to produce, to prepare, to launch [ chemical weapons ], you need the production facilities, you need the munition and filling capability, you need the tactical munitions – all those have been destroyed.

  2. Frank Heinricht:

    Customers are ordering only to the extent that they actually build up their own production capacities, we seek reassurance that orders are not placed to build early reserves, so that all firms that really need (vials) for filling can be served.

  3. Maros Sefcovic:

    Due to prolonged negotiations Ukraine has faced some delays in filling their gas storages but they have improved energy efficiency and have several options for diversification of supplies, i believe they will get through the winter without any major problems.

  4. Mwanandeke Kindembo:

    What benefit will I get if I know one book from cover to cover? —Isn’t this filling my mind with the ideas of others and losing creativity?!

  5. Jon Rogers:

    Although it is bittersweet that our spiritual home will be destroyed, we are excited about filling the void that has been left.

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    • B. thready
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