1. [ verb ] write all the required information onto a form
Synonyms: complete make_out fill_in

"fill out this questionnaire, please!" "make out a form"

Related terms: write_down
2. [ verb ] make bigger or better or more complete
Synonyms: round_out
Related terms: enrich
3. [ verb ] make fat or plump
Synonyms: fatten plump flesh_out plump_out fatten_out fatten_up fat

"We will plump out that poor starving child"

Related terms: change feed
4. [ verb ] line or stuff with soft material
Synonyms: pad

"pad a bra"

Related terms: stuff rat pad
5. [ verb ] supplement what is thought to be deficient
Synonyms: eke_out

"He eked out his meager pay by giving private lessons" "Braque eked out his collages with charcoal"

Related terms: supplement
6. [ verb ] become round, plump, or shapely
Synonyms: flesh_out round

"The young woman is fleshing out"

Related terms: gain
Similar spelling:   file_out