congested engorged
filled filled adj. 1. containing as much or as many as is possible or normal; as, filled to overflowing. Opposite of {empty}. [Narrower terms: {abounding in(predicate), abounding with(predicate), bristling with(predicate), full of(predicate), overflowing, overflowing with(predicate), rich in(predicate), rife with(predicate), thick with(predicate)}; {brimful, brimful of(predicate), brimfull, brimfull of(predicate), brimming, brimming with(predicate)}; {chockablock(predicate), chock-full(predicate), chockfull(predicate), chockful(predicate), choke-full(predicate), chuck-full(predicate), cram full}; {congested, engorged}; {crawling with(predicate), overrun with, swarming, swarming with(predicate), teeming, teeming with(predicate)}; {flooded, inundated, swamped ; {glutted, overfull}; {heavy with(predicate) ; {laden, loaded ; {overladen, overloaded ; {stuffed ; {stuffed}; {well-lined ]

Syn: full. [WordNet 1.5]

2. entirely of one substance with no holes inside. Opposite of {hollow}.

Syn: solid. [WordNet 1.5]

3. having appointments throughout the course of a period; -- of an appointment schedule; as, My calendar is filled for the week. Opposite of {unoccupied} and {free}

Syn: occupied. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Engorged — En*gorged , p. a. 1. Swallowed with greediness, or in large draughts. [1913 Webster] 2. (Med.) Filled to excess with blood or other liquid; congested. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • engorged — adjective overfull as with blood • Syn: ↑congested • Similar to: ↑full * * * adj full, overfull, swollen, puffy, inflated, enlarged, expanded * * * engorgedˈ adjective Congested or excessively full of blood, etc • • • Main Entry …   Useful english dictionary

  • engorged — Absolutely filled; distended with fluid. SEE ALSO: congested, hyperemic. [O. Fr. fr. Mediev. L. gorgia, throat, narrow passage, fr. L. gurges, a whirlpool] * * * en·gorged (en gorjdґ) distended or swollen with fluids …   Medical dictionary

  • engorged — (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) a. congested, full, filled, swollen, distended, bloated. ANT.: empty …   English dictionary for students

  • congested — adjective overfull as with blood (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑engorged • Similar to: ↑full …   Useful english dictionary

  • abounding inpredicate abounding withpredicate bristling withpredicate full ofpredicate overflowing overflowing withpredicate rich inpredicate rife withpredicate thick withpredicate — filled filled adj. 1. containing as much or as many as is possible or normal; as, filled to overflowing. Opposite of {empty}. [Narrower terms: {abounding in(predicate), abounding with(predicate), bristling with(predicate), full of(predicate),… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • brimful brimful ofpredicate brimfull brimfull ofpredicate brimming brimming withpredicate — filled filled adj. 1. containing as much or as many as is possible or normal; as, filled to overflowing. Opposite of {empty}. [Narrower terms: {abounding in(predicate), abounding with(predicate), bristling with(predicate), full of(predicate),… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • chockablockpredicate chock-fullpredicate chockfullpredicate chockfulpredicate choke-fullpredicate chuck-fullpredicate cram full — filled filled adj. 1. containing as much or as many as is possible or normal; as, filled to overflowing. Opposite of {empty}. [Narrower terms: {abounding in(predicate), abounding with(predicate), bristling with(predicate), full of(predicate),… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • crawling withpredicate overrun with swarming swarming withpredicate teeming teeming withpredicate — filled filled adj. 1. containing as much or as many as is possible or normal; as, filled to overflowing. Opposite of {empty}. [Narrower terms: {abounding in(predicate), abounding with(predicate), bristling with(predicate), full of(predicate),… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • filled — adj. 1. containing as much or as many as is possible or normal; as, filled to overflowing. Opposite of {empty}. [Narrower terms: {abounding in(predicate), abounding with(predicate), bristling with(predicate), full of(predicate), overflowing,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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