Usage examples for fills

  1. Will you kindly notice that the Spirit of Jesus fills the surrendered man? – Quiet Talks on Service by S. D. Gordon
  2. Clearly Jesus' dying does not in any way fit into the old Hebrew form of sacrifice, nor into the spirit of the man who caused the death of the sacrifice, though in spirit, in requirement it far more than fills it out. – Quiet Talks about Jesus by S. D. Gordon
  3. After a late breakfast, one does not need to dine, but can sup at the ball, which fills up nearly every evening. – Artists' Wives by Alphonse Daudet
  4. My inspiration comes from you,- he repeated- The tender look of your eyes fills me with dreams which might- I do not say would- realise themselves in a life's renown- but all this is perhaps nothing to you. – The Life Everlasting: A Reality of Romance by Marie Corelli
  5. I know her no more as child of mine, and my son fills her place so completely, I do not even miss her. – At the Mercy of Tiberius by August Evans Wilson
  6. Shall my veins be jealous of the blood which fills them? – Shirley by Charlotte Brontë
  7. I cannot tell what fills me with this delight, but I know I am able to repay any sum. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  8. His body is only about an inch and a half long, but his clear voice fills the large rooms and emphasies the silence. – From Edinburgh to India & Burmah by William G. Burn Murdoch
  9. This enables him to conceive truly, to maintain a proper relation of parts, and to draw a correct outline, while the second groups, fills up, and colors. – The Function Of The Poet And Other Essays by James Russell Lowell
  10. The Persian war broke out in this year, and an account of it fills the remaining books of this author which have come down to us. – Public Lands and Agrarian Laws of the Roman Republic by Andrew Stephenson
  11. He said, then raised his voice-" 'Tis through the blood Of Jesus Christ; it fills me with delight, And makes me long to cross dark Jordan's flood!" – The Emigrant Mechanic and Other Tales In Verse Together With Numerous Songs Upon Canadian Subjects by Thomas Cowherd
  12. My new life fills my heart; it crowds into all my thoughts. – A Sweet Girl Graduate by Mrs. L.T. Meade
  13. She is deserted; she cannot bear the anguish and the solitude; she fills up the void with a second idol. – Ernest Maltravers, Complete by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  14. It fills my time, and supplies me with something besides myself to think about." – Hilda Wade A Woman With Tenacity Of Purpose by Grant Allen
  15. What I do know is this- that when I look into the actual life that I know about, the men and women that are about me, the men and women in all the history of the past, of all the living beings that ever lived and walked the earth, there is no one that so fills my heart with reverence, with affection, with loyal love, with sincere desire to follow, as doth Jesus Christ.... – The Higher Powers of Mind and Spirit by Ralph Waldo Trine
  16. She cannot tell him now, and begs that he will not ask her, as the recollection of them fills her heart with sorrow. – Our World, or, The Slaveholders Daughter by F. Colburn Adams
  17. To his mind, it is inconceivable that they should ever err, and the bare suggestion that those august and venerable beings can really sin, fills him with horror and incredulity. – The Redemption of David Corson by Charles Frederic Goss
  18. This creek fills this lake- Goonaidrangannie. – McKinlay's Journal of Exploration in the Interior of Australia by John McKinlay
  19. But perhaps even now he has begun to forget me: doubtless he believes that death has robbed him of us, and it may be that another now fills the place I had in his affections. – Old-Time Stories by Charles Perrault
  20. Love for Guntram fills her heart, and her one desire is to save him. – Musicians of To-Day by Romain Rolland Commentator: Claude Landi