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English verb: fill out

1. fill out (communication) write all the required information onto a form


SamplesFill out this questionnaire, please!.
Make out a form.


Synonymscomplete, fill in, make out


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something


Entailget down, put down, set down, write down

2. fill out (change) make bigger or better or more complete


Synonymsround out


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something


Broader (hypernym)enrich

3. fill out (possession) supplement what is thought to be deficient


SamplesHe eked out his meager pay by giving private lessons.
Braque eked out his collages with charcoal.


Synonymseke out


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)supplement

4. fill out (contact) line or stuff with soft material


SamplesPad a bra.


Synonymspad


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s something with something


Broader (hypernym)stuff


Narrower (hyponym)rat

5. fill out (consumption) make fat or plump


SamplesWe will plump out that poor starving child.


Synonymsfat, fatten, fatten out, fatten up, flesh out, plump, plump out


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody


Broader (hypernym)alter, change, modify


Entailfeed, give

6. fill out (body) become round, plump, or shapely


SamplesThe young woman is fleshing out.


Synonymsflesh out, round


Pattern of useSomebody ----s


Broader (hypernym)gain, put on









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