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present tense
I/you/we/theyfill out
he/she/itfills out
present participlefilling out
past tensefilled out
past participlefilled out
  1. 1
    [transitive] to add information such as your name or address in the empty spaces on an official document
    It took me a long time to fill out the application form.
  2. 2
    [intransitive] informal if someone fills out, their body becomes less thin
    Sam’s really filled out, hasn’t he?
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