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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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To complete or add contents to again.

Watch out! You may see this word with another pronunciation and its meaning is then different.
Used as a verb, listen here, it means: To complete or add contents to again. Used as a noun, listen here, it means: Something to replace the contents of a special container. Also: Any extra dispensing of a prescription for medicine.

Usage examples (40)
  • Did the waiter refill the water glasses at the banquet table?
  • He got a refill for his ball-point pen
  • He got a refill for his notebook
  • refill my glass, please for more
Tutoring comment
  • ''refill" is a heteronym, which means you may find it with different pronunciations and different meanings.
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