Spurlock gestures over at a refrigerator emblazoned with the POM logo and filled with its signature beverage.
The ocean is filled with lots of contaminants, such as plastics, oil, and extra carbon.
Nothing was said of the radical Islamist preachers who had filled the air with sedition and bigotry in the decade prior to 9/11.
He crafted an outline of an airplane and filled it with water so it darkened like a shadow.
Barack Obama has filled his administration with former Clintonites—and thank goodness.
The chamber, which was about a metre square, was filled with a thick damp clay.
Even to you, I filled my first sheet with mere surface matter.
The leg is good cut in gashes, and filled with a dressing, and baked.
He filled himself a cup, and looked complacently into its clear depths.
For years he had filled her father's place, and now he was dying, leaving her forever!
Old English fyllan "fill up, replenish, satisfy," from Proto-Germanic *fullijan (cf. Old Saxon fulljan, Old Norse fylla, Old Frisian fella, Dutch vullen, German füllen "to fill"), a derivative of adj. *fullaz "full" (see full (adj.)). Related: Filled.
To fill the bill (1882) originally was U.S. theatrical slang, in reference to a star whose name would be the only one on a show's poster. To fill out "write in required matter" is recorded from 1880. Fill-in "substitute" (n.) is from 1918.
"a full supply," mid-13c., fille, from Old English fylle, from Proto-Germanic *fullin- (cf. Old High German fulli, German Fülle, Old Norse fyllr), noun of state from *fullaz "full" (see full (adj.)). Meaning "extra material in music" is from 1934.