Definitions for fillingˈfɪl ɪŋ

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. filling, fill(noun)

    any material that fills a space or container

    "there was not enough fill for the trench"

  2. filling(noun)

    flow into something (as a container)

  3. filling(noun)

    a food mixture used to fill pastry or sandwiches etc.

  4. woof, weft, filling, pick(noun)

    the yarn woven across the warp yarn in weaving

  5. filling(noun)

    (dentistry) a dental appliance consisting of any of various substances (as metal or plastic) inserted into a prepared cavity in a tooth

    "when he yawned I could see the gold fillings in his teeth"; "an informal British term for `filling' is `stopping'"

  6. filling(noun)

    the act of filling something

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. filling(Noun)

    Anything that is used to fill something.

  2. filling(Noun)

    The contents of a pie, etc.

  3. filling(Noun)

    A piece of amalgam used to fill a cavity in a tooth.

  4. filling(Adjective)

    Of food, that satisfies the appetite by filling the stomach

    a filling meal

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Filling

    of Fill

  2. Filling(noun)

    that which is used to fill a cavity or any empty space, or to supply a deficiency; as, filling for a cavity in a tooth, a depression in a roadbed, the space between exterior and interior walls of masonry, the pores of open-grained wood, the space between the outer and inner planks of a vessel, etc

  3. Filling(noun)

    the woof in woven fabrics

  4. Filling(noun)

    prepared wort added to ale to cleanse it

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    Rank popularity for the word 'filling' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4058


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