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"fill in" in British English

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fill in

phrasal verb with fill uk   /fɪl/ us   /fɪl/ verb
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fill in

phrasal verb with fill us   /fɪl/ verb [I/T]
  • (REPLACE)

to do someone else’s job temporarily: The gym teacher was sick today, so a substitute filled in for her.
(Definition of fill in from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"fill in" in Business English

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fill in

phrasal verb with fill uk   /fɪl/ us   verb [T]
[T] to write or type information on a document in spaces that are provided for it: Companies will encourage customers to fill in questionnaires about themselves. Please print off a copy of the agreement, fill it in, sign it and send it back.
[I] to do the work of someone else for a short time: fill in for sb I asked Agnes to fill in for me while I went for lunch. When you're off sick, someone else has to fill in.
[T] to tell someone something they do not know, especially something that happened when they were not there: I haven't seen the latest report, so perhaps you could fill me in?fill sb in on sth Josh filled me in on what had been agreed at the meeting.

fill-innoun [C]

uk   us   WORKPLACE
a person who does a job for a short period of time, for example, for someone who is ill
(Definition of fill in from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “fill in”
in Chinese (Simplified) 代替, 临时补缺…
in Chinese (Traditional) 代替, 臨時補缺…
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