Meaning of FILLER in English

FILLER

transcription, транскрипция: [ fɪlə(r) ]

( fillers)

1.

Filler is a substance used for filling cracks or holes, especially in walls, car bodies, or wood.

N-MASS

2.

You can describe something as a filler when it is being used or done because there is a need for something and nothing better is available. ( INFORMAL )

= stopgap

N-COUNT

3.

see also stocking filler

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