fill out
intransitive verb Date: 1856 to put on flesh

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • fill out — {v.} 1. To put in what is missing; complete; finish; {especially}, to complete (a printed application blank or other form) by writing the missing facts in the blank spaces; to write down facts which are asked for in (a report or application.) *… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • fill out — {v.} 1. To put in what is missing; complete; finish; {especially}, to complete (a printed application blank or other form) by writing the missing facts in the blank spaces; to write down facts which are asked for in (a report or application.) *… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • fill out — (something) to provide information on paper or on a computer. Please fill out the form before you call for an appointment. Print the document, fill it out, and bring it with you …   New idioms dictionary

  • Fill-out —   [englisch/amerikanisch, fɪl aʊt], im Gegensatz zum Fill in kennzeichnet Fill out eine gleichmäßige, den Beat stützende, aber dennoch markante Schlagzeugfigur, z. B. das gleichförmige »Wischen« mit dem Besen oder das andauernde »Zischen« mit dem …   Universal-Lexikon

  • fill out — ► fill out 1) put on weight. 2) chiefly N. Amer. fill in (a form). Main Entry: ↑fill …   English terms dictionary

  • fill out — index compound, develop, enlarge, expand, inflate, spread Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • fill out — verb 1. write all the required information onto a form (Freq. 5) fill out this questionnaire, please! make out a form • Syn: ↑complete, ↑fill in, ↑make out • Entailment: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • fill out — 1) PHRASAL VERB If you fill out a form or other document requesting information, you write information in the spaces on it. [mainly AM] [V P n (not pron)] Fill out the application carefully, and keep copies of it. [Also V n P] Syn: fill in (in… …   English dictionary

  • fill out — phrasal verb Word forms fill out : present tense I/you/we/they fill out he/she/it fills out present participle filling out past tense filled out past participle filled out 1) [transitive] to add information such as your name or address in the… …   English dictionary

  • fill out — verb /fɪl aʊt/ a) To complete a form or questionnaire with requested information. Please fill out this application if you are interested in the job. b) To have ones physique expand with maturity or with surplus …   Wiktionary

  • fill out — UK US fill out Phrasal Verb with fill({{}}/fɪl/ verb [T] ► to write or type information in spaces that are provided for it: »The 9m taxpayers obliged to fill out self assessment forms must file their returns by September 30 …   Financial and business terms

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