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fill

(Pervade), verb diffuse, extend throughout, imbue, infuse, leave no void, occupy, penetrate, perfuse, saturate, spread throughout

fill

(Sell out), verb fill to capacity, fill to overrlowing, fill to the brim, fill up, jam in, overfill, pack in, stuff in, supply, swell with a crowd

fill

(Supply), verb appoint, choose, elect, furnish, lay in or by, name, outfit, provide, refill, renew, replenish, stock, store
Associated concepts: fill an order under the UniformCommercial Code
See also: fulfill, imbue, impact, load, penetrate, permeate, pervade, replenish, satisfy
References in classic literature ?
Nay, more," said the king; "what thinkest thou, Mopo, would this people of thine fill the rift behind us?
The ordinary power of appointment is confined to the President and Senate JOINTLY, and can therefore only be exercised during the session of the Senate; but as it would have been improper to oblige this body to be continually in session for the appointment of officers and as vacancies might happen IN THEIR RECESS, which it might be necessary for the public service to fill without delay, the succeeding clause is evidently intended to authorize the President, SINGLY, to make temporary appointments "during the recess of the Senate, by granting commissions which shall expire at the end of their next session.
Then, unless you quite fill the Nautilus, I do not see how you can draw it down to those depths.
After this, the names being once given, it remains to fill in the episodes.
I then gave him some more; three times did I fill the bowl for him, and three times did he drain it without thought or heed; then, when I saw that the wine had got into his head, I said to him as plausibly as I could: 'Cyclops, you ask my name and I will tell it you; give me, therefore, the present you promised me; my name is Noman; this is what my father and mother and my friends have always called me.
Some learned how by pleasant dreams to cheer and comfort mortal hearts, by whispered words bf love to save from evil deeds those who had gone astray, to fill young hearts with gentle thoughts and pure affections, that no sin might mar the beauty of the human flower; while others, like mortal children, learned the Fairy alphabet.
At the outset, in order not to give the balloon too ponderous dimensions, he had decided to fill it with hydrogen gas, which is fourteen and a half times lighter than common air.
All he saw about him merged into a general impression of naked, bleeding human bodies that seemed to fill the whole of the low tent, as a few weeks previously, on that hot August day, such bodies had filled the dirty pond beside the Smolensk road.
The palace is in the hands of the slaves from Gathol, beside a thousand of my own warriors who fill the halls and chambers surrounding this room.
My heart filled with rapture then, and it fills now as it has each of the countless times I have recalled those dear words, as it shall fill always until death has claimed me.
It never entered my head to fill the gourd with water and carry it into my cave.
Only a chechaquo'd fool around that pasture long enough to fill a pan of dirt.