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Definition of "filler" []

  • One that fills, as: (noun)
  • Something added to augment weight or size or fill space. (noun)
  • A composition, especially a semisolid that hardens on drying, used to fill pores, cracks, or holes in wood, plaster, or other construction surfaces before finishing. (noun)
  • Tobacco used to form the body of a cigar. (noun)
  • A short item used to fill space in a publication. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "filler" in a sentence
  • "They also offer the filler from the cigars by the kilo.www."
  • "I love love love when some unsuspecting lucky seat filler is caught on camera."
  • "I am very cautious in my use of off-label filler, says Newberger."