Meaning of FILLING in English

FILLING

I. adjective

COLLOCATIONS FROM OTHER ENTRIES

filling station

COLLOCATIONS FROM CORPUS

■ NOUN

station

For a moment he'd been near to panic as he realized that the pumps were rusty, the filling station obviously disused.

The application features a superstore, petrol filling station , car park and residential development.

The real benefit, of course, comes at the filling station .

Read in studio A man has foiled a raid at his local filling station despite being threatened with a hammer.

There ahead, where a car swept round the dim curve past a filling station , was the road.

He is also charged with driving away from a filling station without paying for petrol.

EXAMPLES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

A casserole makes a basic but filling meal.

I'll only give you a small amount of rice because it's quite filling .

Of course I like your chocolate cake, but it's so filling I couldn't possibly eat another piece.

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

Fold together all the filling ingredients, taking care not to break up the marshmallows and banana slices.

For a moment he'd been near to panic as he realized that the pumps were rusty, the filling station obviously disused.

He is also charged with driving away from a filling station without paying for petrol.

The application features a superstore, petrol filling station, car park and residential development.

II. noun

EXAMPLES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

Roll the tortilla around the filling .

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

Because it's a loose filling there can be problems with it shifting in a poorly designed bag.

Cold, cooked jacket potato plus a tub of salad, sandwich filling , or dip.

I like it with a filling of apricot and orange, but you can experiment with other fruit fillings.

Whole families crowded into gas chambers, their clothing, gold fillings, and eyeglasses more valued than their lives.

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