Submission vs Filling - What's the difference?

submission | filling |

As nouns the difference between submission and filling

is that submission is the act of submitting while filling is anything that is used to fill something.

As an adjective filling is

of food, that satisfies the appetite by filling the stomach.

As a verb filling is





(en noun)
  • The act of submitting.
  • The thing which has been submitted.
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  • A submission hold in wrestling, mixed martial arts, or other combat sports.
  • Synonyms

    * (act of submitting) acquiescence, capitulation, concession, giving in, submittal, obeyance, yielding * (thing submitted) submittal


    * (act of submitting) rebellion, control




    (en adjective)
  • Of food, that satisfies the appetite by filling the stomach
  • a filling meal


    (en noun)
  • Anything that is used to fill something.
  • The contents of a pie, etc.
  • (dentistry) A piece of amalgam used to fill a cavity in a tooth.
  • The woof in woven fabrics.
  • Prepared wort added to ale to cleanse it.
  • Verb

  • See also

    * filing