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Pronunciation: /fɪl/

Translation of fill in German:



  • fill [with sth] sich [mit etw.] füllen


Phrasal verbs

fill ˈin

v.t. füllen; zuschütten [Erdloch] 1.1 (complete) ausfüllen 1.2fill sb in [on sth] [infml], jmdn. [über etw. (Akk.)] ins Bild setzen
v.i. fill in for sb für jmdn. einspringen

fill ˈout

v.t. ausfüllen

fill ˈup

v.t. füllen (with mit) 1.1 (put petrol into) fill up the tank tanken fill her up! [infml], voll [tanken]!

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