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  • fill in — {v.} 1. To write words needed in blanks; put in; fill. * /You should fill in all the blanks on an application for a job./ 2. {informal} To tell what you should know. * /The new boy didn t know the rules so Bob filled him in./ * /The teacher… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • fill in — {v.} 1. To write words needed in blanks; put in; fill. * /You should fill in all the blanks on an application for a job./ 2. {informal} To tell what you should know. * /The new boy didn t know the rules so Bob filled him in./ * /The teacher… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • Fill-In — Un fill in (littéralement : remplissage) est une technique utilisée dans plusieurs domaines différents : En musique, une ligne mélodique ou rythmique ajoutée optionellement qui s’utilise dans le rock et dans le jazz a partir de 1975. Le …   Wikipédia en Français

  • fill-in — ˈfill in noun [countable] informal a person who does another person s job for a short period of time, because the other person is not there: • I was just a fill in when she wasn t available. * * * fill in UK US noun [C] WORKPLACE ► a person who… …   Financial and business terms

  • Fill-In — bezeichnet: eine musikalische Ausschmückung, siehe Fill (Musik) das Ausfüllen von Outlines (Graffiti) ein Knobelspiel, siehe Fill In (Knobelspiel) Diese Seite ist eine Begriffsklärung zur Unterscheidung mehrerer mi …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Fill-in —   [englisch/amerikanisch, fɪl ɪn; sinngemäß »einwerfen, füllen«], zwischen den melodischen Phrasen (in Atemzäsuren bzw. Pausen) eingestreute, akzentuierte Akkorde oder Melodiefloskeln bei weiterlaufendem Beat in der Rhythmusgruppe (kein Break);… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • fill in — index compound, develop, replacement, replenish Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • fill in — UK US fill in Phrasal Verb with fill({{}}/fɪl/ verb [T] ► [T] to write or type information on a document in spaces that are provided for it: »Companies will encourage customers to fill in questionnaires about themselves. »Please print off a copy… …   Financial and business terms

  • fill in — Synonyms and related words: accomplish, acquaint, act for, admit, advise, alternate, apprise, assimilate, bring to completion, bring to fruition, change places with, clue, complete, comprehend, comprise, contain, count in, cover, crowd out, cut… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • fill in — v. (D; intr.) to fill in for ( to replace ) (to fill in for a friend) * * * [ fɪl ɪn] (D; intr.) to fill in for (to fill in for a friend; to replace ) …   Combinatory dictionary

  • fill in — verb a) To fill; to replace material that is absent or has been removed. After youre done laying the pipe, fill in the trench. b) To inform somebody, especially to supply someone missing or missed information. If you know anything about this,… …   Wiktionary

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