filled filled  /ˈfɪld/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) (usually followed by `with' or used as a combining form) generously supplied with
  2. (adj) of purchase orders that have been filled
  3. (adj) (of time) taken up

Usage(s):

  1. Another nearby was much bigger and also filled with ammunition.
  2. The inner pot is filled with fruit, vegetables or soft drinks; a wet cloth covers the whole thing.
  3. In the San Francisco area, some theaters now offer beef- or vegetable-filled Russian piroshki and the fruit-filled Jewish pastries, hamantaschen.

News

  1. Gazette.Net: With school board slots filled, Prince George

    With the final three appointees to the Prince George’s County school board — a retired university administrator, an education consultant and a parent-education advocate — sworn in Monday, one more position remains to be filled: school system CEO.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Gazette.net

  2. Iran 'in heaven' as soccer team qualifies for 2014 World Cup

    By Zahra Hosseinian and Marcus George DUBAI (Reuters) - Tehran's streets were filled with young revelers for the second time in four days on Tuesday after the Iranian national soccer team qualified for the 2014 World Cup finals in Brazil with a win over South Korea. "I feel like God is answering all of our prayers at once," 24-year-old Nasim said by phone from Tehran. "First a new, different ...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

  3. Frank Luntz, GOP Strategist, Shows Off His Collectible-Filled California Home (PHOTOS)

    For one thing, the political consultant has filled his rooms with collectibles and treasures from famous moments in history, entertainment and sports. Some of his most-prized possessions include a Winston Churchill statue and a billiard table once owned by Ulysses S. Grant.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: The Huffington Post

Quotes

  1. Obama said "My job is to communicate from the American people that the Muslim world is filled with extraordinary people who simply want to live their lives."
    on Jan 28, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: FOXNews

  2. "I am especially saddened because the accident occurred during the events celebrating Independence Day, which is a day that should be filled with pride and joy for all Iowans and Americans," Culver said.
    on Jul 4, 2010 By: Chet Culver Source: USA Today

  3. "His life was filled with love of God, his family and his country," noted Betty Ford.
    on Sep 15, 2006 By: Betty Ford Source: Christian Post

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