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      vb   mainly tr; often foll by: up  
1    also intr   to make or become full  
to fill up a bottle, the bath fills in two minutes     
2    to occupy the whole of  
the party filled two floors of the house     
3    to plug (a gap, crevice, cavity, etc.)  
4    to meet (a requirement or need) satisfactorily  
5    to cover (a page or blank space) with writing, drawing, etc.  
6    to hold and perform the duties of (an office or position)  
7    to appoint or elect an occupant to (an office or position)  
8      (Building trades)   to build up (ground) with fill  
9    also intr   to swell or cause to swell with wind, as in manoeuvring the sails of a sailing vessel  
10    to increase the bulk of by adding an inferior substance  
11      (Poker)   to complete (a full house, etc.) by drawing the cards needed  
12      (Chiefly U.S. and Canadian)   to put together the necessary materials for (a prescription or order)  
13    fill the bill  
Informal   to serve or perform adequately  
14    material such as gravel, stones, etc., used to bring an area of ground up to a required level  
15    one's fill   the quantity needed to satisfy one  
to eat your fill        (See also)        fill away       fill in       fill out       fill up  
     (Old English fyllan; related to Old Frisian fella, Old Norse fylla, Gothic fulljan, Old High German fullen; see full1, fulfil)  

fill away  
      vb   intr, adv     (Nautical)   to cause a vessel's sails to fill, either by steering it off the wind or by bracing the yards  
fill in  
      vb   adv  
1    tr   to complete (a form, drawing, etc.)  
2    intr   to act as a substitute  
a girl is filling in while the typist is away     
3    tr   to put material into (a hole or cavity), esp. so as to make it level with a surface  
4    tr  
Informal   to inform with facts or news  
5    tr     (Brit)  
slang   to attack and injure severely  
6    a substitute  
7      (U.S.)  
informal   a briefing to complete one's understanding  
fill light  
      n     (Photog)   a light that supplements the key light without changing its character, used esp. to lighten shadows  
fill out  
      vb   adv  
1    to make or become fuller, thicker, or rounder  
her figure has filled out since her marriage     
2    to make more substantial  
the writers were asked to fill their stories out     
3    tr   to complete (a form, application, etc.)  
fill up  
      vb   adv  
1    tr   to complete (a form, application, etc.)  
2    to make or become completely full  
3    the act of filling something completely, esp. the petrol tank of a car  
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Collaborative Dictionary     English Definition
update sb.
Did you hear what happened? - No, fill me in, please.
someone who is always trying to please others
"He`s always been a people pleaser."
buttocks, butt, ass.
mental deficiency, mental handicap
go fast, move very quickly
hin, often tapered piece of material, such as wood, stone, or metal, used to fill gaps, make something level, or adjust something to fit properly
fill in information e.g. populate a table with data
a portmanteau of 'employer' and 'voyeurism'. signifies the act of searching for an employer or the practice of an employer when looking to fill positions. The term places an emphasis on the secretive connotation of the word 'voyeur', denoting a clandestine and thus superior form of employment search
[Tech.] Ex.: Employerism is what one must engage in, if one wishes to embark upon a more productive job hunt!
well-known, intelligent and highly respected person
annoying, arduous, bothersome, burdensome, demanding, difficult, harassing, hard, importunate, inconvenient, irksome, irritating, laborious, oppressive, pestilential, plaguy
booklet, brochure, catalogue, details of bill
a book that gives lists of facts, for example people's names, addresses, and telephone numbers, or the names and addresses of business companies, usually arranged in alphabetical order.
1. the art of public speaking in which gesture, vocal production, and delivery are emphasized 2.the study of formal speaking in pronunciation, grammar, style, and tone.
a set of ideas, rules, or beliefs from which something is developed, or on which decisions are based
The educational framework of ISB is much different from the framework (curriculum) where I used to go to school. I do like it though.
the application of scientifically proven methods to gather, process, interpret, and to use digital evidence to provide a conclusive description of cyber crime activities
1. the discharge or release of a person appearing in court of all criminal charges because they have been found not guilty. 2. a release from an obligation, duty, or debt.
legal E.g After the clear acquittal from the judge, he had to start his life all over again.
a large pocket of very cold air, typically the coldest air in the Northern Hemisphere, which sits over the polar region.
electric spectrum of data creating, storing, retrieving and synchronizing
[Tech.];[Leg.] date relating to electric digits
Cybersecurity are measures of adopt of technologies, processes and practices aim to protect computers, networks and digital data from attack.
transform into something English, render similar to an English person or thing


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