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filler Meaning, Definition & Usage

  1. noun used for filling cracks or holes in a surface
  2. noun 100 filler equal 1 forint in Hungary
  3. noun copy to fill space between more important articles in the layout of a magazine or newspaper
  4. noun anything added to fill out a whole
    makeweight.
    • some of the items in the collection are mere makeweights
  5. noun the tobacco used to form the core of a cigar
WordNet

Fill"er noun
Definitions
  1. One who, or that which, fills; something used for filling.
    'T is mere filer, to stop a vacancy in the hexameter. Dryden.
    They have six diggers to four fillers, so as to keep the fillers always at work. Mortimer.
Fill"er noun
Etymology
From 1st Fill.
Definitions
  1. A thill horse. Prov. Eng.

Webster 1913


"Rowling never met an adverb she didn't like."

-Stephen King on J.K Rowling's excessive use of adverbs.

Fear not the Adverb Hell!

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