1. [ noun ] any material that fills a space or container
Synonyms: fill

"there was not enough fill for the trench"

Related terms: material cement fill
2. [ noun ] flow into something (as a container)
Related terms: flow refilling fill
3. [ noun ] (food) a food mixture used to fill pastry or sandwiches
Related terms: concoction lekvar
4. [ noun ] (dentistry) a dental appliance consisting of any of various substances (as metal or plastic) inserted into a prepared cavity in a tooth

"an informal British term for `filling' is `stopping'"

Related terms: dental_appliance inlay dentistry
5. [ noun ] the yarn woven across the warp yarn in weaving
Synonyms: weft pick woof
Related terms: yarn weave fabric
6. [ noun ] a act of filling something
Related terms: change_of_integrity saturation flood fill
Similar spelling:   filing