Meaning of “fill out” in the English Dictionary

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(Definition of “fill out” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"fill out" in American English

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fill out

phrasal verb with fill us /fɪl/ verb [ I/T ]

to become larger:

When John is older and fills out some, he’ll be an outstanding athlete.

(Definition of “fill out” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"fill out" in Business English

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fill out

phrasal verb with fill uk /fɪl/ us verb [ T ]

to write or type information in spaces that are provided for it:

The 9m taxpayers obliged to fill out self-assessment forms must file their returns by September 30.

(Definition of “fill out” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)