fill with air


fill with air
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  • air bed — air ,bed noun count a MATTRESS (=plastic or cloth bag) that you fill with air to make a type of temporary bed …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • air bed — a bed made by inflating a mattresslike bag. * * * air bed UK US noun [countable] [singular air bed plural air beds] a mattress (=plastic or cloth bag) that you fill with air to make a type of temporary bed …   Useful english dictionary

  • air bed — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms air bed : singular air bed plural air beds a mattress (= plastic or cloth bag) that you fill with air to make a type of temporary bed …   English dictionary

  • fill — 1 /fIl/ verb 1 MAKE STH FULL a) also fill up (T) to put the right amount of a liquid, substance, or material into a container, or put in enough to make it full: I filled a saucepan and put it on the stove. | You ve filled the bath too full. |… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • fill — fill1 [ fıl ] verb *** ▸ 1 make something full ▸ 2 become full of something ▸ 3 put something in hole/gap ▸ 4 about sound/smell/light ▸ 5 be given job/position ▸ 6 feel emotion strongly ▸ 7 spend time doing something ▸ 8 put something in hole in… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • fill — I UK [fɪl] / US verb Word forms fill : present tense I/you/we/they fill he/she/it fills present participle filling past tense filled past participle filled *** 1) fill or fill up [transitive] to make something full Let me fill your glass. Tears… …   English dictionary

  • air-bags — n. the lungs. □ Fill those air bags with good Colorado air! …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • Fill power — is a measure of the loft or fluffiness of a down product that is loosely related to the insulating value of the down. The higher the fill power the more insulating air pockets the down has and the better insulating ability. Fill power ranges from …   Wikipedia

  • Air suspension — is a type of vehicle suspension powered by an engine driven or electric air pump or compressor. This pump pressurizes the air, using compressed air as a spring. Air suspension replaces conventional steel springs. If the engine is left off for an… …   Wikipedia

  • Air quotes — Air quotes, also called fingerquotes or Ersatz quotes (pronounced [ ɛɐ zats ] ) refers to using one s fingers to make virtual quotation marks in the air when speaking. This is typically done with both hands held shoulder width apart and at the… …   Wikipedia