Synonyms for (verb) fill in

Synonyms: fill in

Definition: supply with information on a specific topic

Usage: He filled me in on the latest developments

Similar words: inform

Definition: impart knowledge of some fact, state or affairs, or event to

Usage: I informed him of his rights


Synonyms: shade, fill in

Definition: represent the effect of shade or shadow on

Similar words: paint

Definition: make a painting

Usage: he painted all day in the garden; He painted a painting of the garden


Similar words: draw

Definition: represent by making a drawing of, as with a pencil, chalk, etc. on a surface

Usage: She drew an elephant; Draw me a horse


Synonyms: substitute, sub, fill in, stand in

Definition: be a substitute

Usage: The young teacher had to substitute for the sick colleague; The skim milk substitutes for cream--we are on a strict diet

Similar words: change, interchange, exchange

Definition: give to, and receive from, one another

Usage: Would you change places with me?; We have been exchanging letters for a year