Non-Starchy Greens Dairy Creamed spinach makes for a filling side.
For the filling: Mix the meats, cheeses, the 10 eggs and pepper in a large bowl.
François Hollande made waves for filling half his cabinet with women.
Old English fyllan "fill up, replenish, satisfy," from Proto-Germanic *fullijan (cf. Old Saxon fulljan, Old Norse fylla, Old Frisian fella, Dutch vullen, German füllen "to fill"), a derivative of adj. *fullaz "full" (see full (adj.)). Related: Filled.
To fill the bill (1882) originally was U.S. theatrical slang, in reference to a star whose name would be the only one on a show's poster. To fill out "write in required matter" is recorded from 1880. Fill-in "substitute" (n.) is from 1918.
"a full supply," mid-13c., fille, from Old English fylle, from Proto-Germanic *fullin- (cf. Old High German fulli, German Fülle, Old Norse fyllr), noun of state from *fullaz "full" (see full (adj.)). Meaning "extra material in music" is from 1934.
filling fill·ing (fĭl'ĭng)
Material, such as amalgam, gold, or a synthetic resin, used to fill a cavity in a tooth.