5 letter words starting with fil

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Definition of files

files (noun)

  1. A collection of papers collated and archived together.
  2. A roll or list.
  3. Course of thought; thread of narration.
  4. An aggregation of data on a storage device, identified by a name.

files (verb)

  1. To commit (official papers) to some office.
  2. To place in an archive in a logical place and order
  3. To store a file (aggregation of data) on a storage medium such as a disc or another computer.
  4. (with for) To submit a formal request to some office.
  5. To set in order; to arrange, or lay away.

files (noun)

  1. A column of people one behind another, whether "single file" or in a large group with many files side by side.
  2. A small detachment of soldiers.
  3. One of the eight vertical lines of squares on a chessboard (i.e., those identified by a letter). The analog horizontal lines are the ranks.

files (verb)

  1. To move in a file.

files (noun)

  1. A hand tool consisting of a handle to which a block of coarse metal is attached, and used for removing sharp edges or for cutting, especially through metal.
  2. A cunning or resourceful person.

files (verb)

  1. To smooth, grind, or cut with a file.

files (verb)

  1. To defile
  2. To corrupt

Definition of filet

filet (noun)

  1. A headband; a ribbon or other band used to tie the hair up, or keep a headdress in place, or for decoration.
  2. A fine strip of any material, in various technical uses.
  3. A heavy bead of waterproofing compound or sealant material generally installed at the point where vertical and horizontal surfaces meet.
  4. (drafting, CAD) A rounded relief or cut at an edge, especially an inside edge, added for a finished appearance and to break sharp edges.
  5. A strip or compact piece of meat or fish from which any bones and skin and feathers have been removed.
  6. A fine flat moulding/molding used as separation between coarser mouldings.
  7. The space between two flutings in a shaft.
  8. An ordinary equal in breadth to one quarter of the chief, to the lowest portion of which it corresponds in position.
  9. The thread of a screw.
  10. A colored or gilded border.
  11. The raised moulding around the muzzle of a gun.
  12. Any scantling smaller than a batten.
  13. A fascia; a band of fibres; applied especially to certain bands of white matter in the brain.
  14. The loins of a horse, beginning at the place where the hinder part of the saddle rests.

filet (verb)

  1. To slice, bone or make into fillets.
  2. To apply, create, or specify a rounded or filled corner to.

Definition of fills

fills (verb)

  1. To occupy fully, to take up all of.
  2. To add contents to (a container, cavity or the like) so that it is full.
  3. To enter (something), making it full.
  4. To become full.
  5. To become pervaded with something.
  6. To satisfy or obey (an order, request or requirement).
  7. To install someone, or be installed, in (a position or office), eliminating a vacancy.
  8. To treat (a tooth) by adding a dental filling to it.
  9. To fill or supply fully with food; to feed; to satisfy.
  10. To trim (a yard) so that the wind blows on the after side of the sails.
  11. (of a male) To have sexual intercourse with (a female).

fills (noun)

  1. (after a possessive) A sufficient or more than sufficient amount.
  2. An amount that fills a container.
  3. The filling of a container or area.
  4. Inexpensive material used to occupy empty spaces, especially in construction.
  5. Soil and/or human-created debris discovered within a cavity or cut in the layers and exposed by excavation; fill soil.
  6. An embankment, as in railroad construction, to fill a hollow or ravine; also, the place which is to be filled.
  7. A short passage, riff, or rhythmic sound that helps to keep the listener's attention during a break between the phrases of a melody.

fills (noun)

  1. One of the thills or shafts of a carriage.

Definition of films

films (noun)

  1. A thin layer of some substance; a pellicle; a membranous covering, causing opacity.
  2. A medium used to capture images in a camera.
  3. A movie.
  4. Cinema; movies as a group.
  5. A slender thread, such as that of a cobweb.

films (verb)

  1. To record (activity, or a motion picture) on photographic film.
  2. To cover or become covered with a thin skin or pellicle.