become full; "The pool slowly filled with water"; "The theater filled up slowly"
make full, also in a metaphorical sense; "fill a container"; "fill the child with pride"
fill or meet a want or need
a quantity sufficient to satisfy; "he ate his fill of potatoes"; "she had heard her fill of gossip"
fill to satisfaction; "I am sated"
any material that fills a space or container; "there was not enough fill for the trench"
eat until one is sated; "He filled up on turkey"
appoint someone to (a position or a job)
assume, as of positions or roles; "She took the job as director of development"; "he occupies the position of manager"; "the young prince will soon occupy the throne"
occupy the whole of; "The liquid fills the container"
inhabit or live in; be an inhabitant of; "People lived in Africa millions of years ago"; "The people inhabited the islands that are now deserted"; "this kind of fish dwells near the bottom of the ocean"; "deer are populating the woods"
be present in; "sweet memories inhabit this house"
exist or be situated within; "Strange notions inhabited her mind"
exerting shrewd or devious influence especially for one's own advantage; "his manipulation of his friends was scandalous"
(psychology) an automatic pattern of behavior in reaction to a specific situation; may be inherited or acquired through frequent repetition; "owls have nocturnal habits"; "she had a habit twirling the ends of her hair"; "long use had hardened him to it"
the act of using; "he warned against the use of narcotic drugs"; "skilled in the utilization of computers"
what something is used for; "the function of an auger is to bore holes"; "ballet is beautiful but what use is it?"
a particular service; "he put his knowledge to good use"; "patrons have their uses"
use up, consume fully; "The legislature expended its time on school questions"
(law) the exercise of the legal right to enjoy the benefits of owning property; "we were given the use of his boat"
put into service; make work or employ for a particula