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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. Jeffery Currie:

    The unprecedented disruption to economic activity in China has resulted in an estimated 4 million b/d of lost oil demand compared to 5 million b/d during the Great Recession in 2008/09, and finite storage capacity in China - though large - is filling up quickly, presenting further downside risk if storage is ultimately breached.

  2. Several State Department officials:

    As many of you know, we have a lot of them, and so he will be working very hard in filling up those positions.

  3. Kyle Mullica:

    As a first-generation college student raised by a single mom, I can remember the anxiety I felt filling out the college application when they asked if I had family that had attended the institution.

  4. Guy Jarvis:

    We have come a long ways in more effectively managing our own system to make sure that every barrel of capacity we have available we are filling, our outlook is for continuing strong volumes throughout the year.

  5. Suh Kune-yull:

    Blowing up isn't the most ideal way, it might be less dramatic than an explosion, but filling the tunnel up with concrete, or sand or gravel would be best.

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    • B. achromatic
    • C. flourishing
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