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Translation of "fill" - English-Spanish dictionary

fill

verb   /fɪl/
A2 to make a container or space full, or to become full llenar He filled the bucket with water. The bath should fill in five minutes.
B1 If people or things fill a space, or if a space fills with people or things, there are a lot of them in it. llenar(se) Shouts filled the air. The streets filled with tourists.
B1 If light, sound, or a smell fills a place, you can easily notice it. inundar The smell of smoke filled the room.
→  Phrasal verbs fill something in/out , fill (something) up
(Definition of fill from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

fill

verb /fil/
to put (something) into (until there is no room for more); to make full llenar She filled the cupboard with books The news filled him with joy.
to become full llenarse His eyes filled with tears.
to satisfy (a condition, requirement etc) satisfacer Does he fill all our requirements?
to put something in a hole (in a tooth etc) to stop it up empastar The dentist filled two of my teeth yesterday.
filled adjective
having been filled lleno a filled tart.
filler noun
a tool or instrument used for filling something, especially for conveying liquid into a bottle. embudo
material used to fill cracks in a wall etc. masilla
filling noun
anything used to fill empaste; relleno The filling has come out of my tooth He put an orange filling in the cake.
filling-station noun
(British ) a place where petrol is sold; gas station(American) gasolinera
fill in phrasal verb
to add or put in (whatever is needed to make something complete) rellenar Now that we know in general what happened, we need to fill in the details.
to complete (forms, application etc) by putting in the information required rellenar Have you filled in your tax form yet?
to give (someone) all the necessary information poner al corriente I’ve been away – can you fill me in on what has been happening?
to occupy (time) hacer (tiempo) She had several cups of coffee at the cafeteria to fill in the time until the train left.
to do another person’s job temporarily suplir I’m filling in for her secretary.
fill up phrasal verb
to make or become completely full llenar I need to fill the car up with petrol.
(Definition of fill from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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