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  1. an act or instance of filling up, as a tank with fuel.
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Origin of fill-up

First recorded in 1850–55; noun use of verb phrase fill up
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Historical Examples

  • I tell you there was some tall cursing done, and some flying around in the editorial 'fill-up' drawers.

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  • And this would give the burros a good rest and a fill-up before their climb.