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Similar words: filly · frill · bill · dill · fall · fell · file · film · filo · full
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fill

verb
noun
phrases
verb
1 verb put contents into TRANSITIVElíon verb  c m ufill the kettle to the top líon an citeal go béal, líon an citeal go barr 2 verb FOOD put a filling, stuffing in TRANSITIVElíon verb  c m ua baked potato filled with cheese práta bácáilte líonta le cáis
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3 verb become the content of sth, full of contents
TRANSITIVElíon verb  c m utears filled his eyes tháinig deora ina shúile, líon a dhá shúil le deorathe hall was filled with smoke bhí an halla lán le deatach
INTRANSITIVElíon verb  c m u
4 verb be abundant
TRANSITIVElíon verb  c m uthey filled the room with chairs líon siad an seomra le cathaoireacha
INTRANSITIVEbheith lán VP  c m ulíon verb  c m u
5 verb be prevalent TRANSITIVEthe music filled the air líonadh an t-aer le ceol, bhí an t-aer lán le ceol, bhí an ceol le cloisteáil ar fud na háite 6 verb occupy, take up the whole, most of TRANSITIVElíon verb  c m uthis is enough material to fill a book tá lán leabhair d'ábhar anseo, líonfadh an t-ábhar seo leabhar 7 verb take up time TRANSITIVEcaith verb  c m ucuir thart PhrV  c m uto fill the time an t-am a chaitheamh 8 verb inspire, create emotion or feeling TRANSITIVEto fill sb with happiness áthas a chur ar dhuine, croí duine a líonadh le háthashe filled me with fear bhí mé scanraithe roimhe, chuir sé scanradh orm 9 verb plug up TRANSITIVElíon verb  c m uto fill sth with sth rud a líonadh le rud 10 verb provide sth that is missing TRANSITIVElíon verb  c m uto fill a gap bearna a líonadh 11 verb fulfil, satisfy TRANSITIVEsásaigh verb  c m ufreastail ar PhrV  c m uto fill a requirement riachtanas a shásamhto fill a demand freastal ar éileamh 12 verb take on a job TRANSITIVElíon verb  c m uhe's the first man to fill this position is é an chéad fhear é a ceapadh sa phost seoposts that haven't been filled poist nár líonadh, poist nach bhfuil daoine ceaptha iontu 13 verb employ sb TRANSITIVEto fill vacancies daoine a cheapadh i bpoist, folúntais a líonadh 14 verb take up TRANSITIVElíon verb  c m u 15 verb MED of tooth TRANSITIVElíon verb  c m u 16 verb COMM respond to and complete TRANSITIVEfreastail ar PhrV  c m uto fill orders freastal ar orduithe 17 verb PHARM supply TRANSITIVElíon verb  c m u 18 verb SAIL of wind
INTRANSITIVElíon verb  c m u
TRANSITIVElíon verb  c m u
noun
19 noun CONSTR material for trenches, etclíonadh masc  c m u 20 noun enough, plenty to eat your fill do sháith a ithe, do dhóthain a ithe, do bholg a líonadh drink your fill! ól do sháith!, ól do dhóthain! to have your fill of sth do sháith de rud a bheith agat, do dhóthain go binn a bheith agat de rud 21 noun more than enough to have had your fill of sth bheith tinn tuirseach de rud, bheith bailithe de rud, bheith cortha de rudI've had my fill of this war tá mé tinn tuirseach den chogadh seo, tá mé bréan den chogadh seo
phrases

to fill sb's shoes

(also

to fill sb's boots

) bróga duine a líonadhteacht in áit duine

to fill your pants

(also

to fill your boots

) very informalcac i do threabhsar le faitíos vulgardo chac a bheith agat le faitíos vulgartú féin a fhliuchadh le heagla very informal

to fill your face

informalbheith ag placadhcraos a dhéanamhmuc a dhéanamh díot féin informalithe go tormasach

to fill in the blanks

na bearnaí a líonadh

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fill

fill is a grammatical form of: feall »