Filling meaning

fĭlĭng
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An edible mixture used to fill pastries, sandwiches, or cakes.
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A thing used to fill something else or to supply what is lacking.
  • The metal, plastic, etc. inserted by a dentist into a prepared cavity in a tooth.
  • The foodstuff used between the slices of a sandwich, in a pastry shell, etc.
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The crosswise threads, or weft, in a woven fabric.
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Material, such as amalgam or gold, used to fill a cavity in a tooth.
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Of food, that satisfies the appetite by filling the stomach.

A filling meal.

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Anything that is used to fill something.
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The contents of a pie, etc.
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(dentistry) A piece of amalgam used to fill a cavity in a tooth.
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The woof in woven fabrics.
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Prepared wort added to ale to cleanse it.
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Present participle of fill.
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An act or instance of filling.
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Something used to fill a space, cavity, or container.

A gold filling in a tooth.

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The horizontal threads that cross the warp in weaving; weft.
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The act of one that fills.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
filling
Plural:
fillings