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1 a number of sheets of paper fastened together along one edge [syn: pad of paper, tablet]
2 the large floating leaf of an aquatic plant (as the water lily)
3 a block of absorbent material saturated with ink; used to transfer ink evenly to a rubber stamp [syn: inkpad, inking pad, stamp pad]
4 a usually thin flat mass of padding
5 a platform from which rockets or space craft are launched [syn: launching pad, launchpad, launch pad, launch area]
6 temporary living quarters [syn: diggings, digs, domiciliation, lodgings]
7 the foot or fleshy cushion-like underside of the toes of an animal


2 walk heavily and firmly, as when weary, or through mud; "Mules plodded in a circle around a grindstone" [syn: slog, footslog, plod, trudge, tramp]
3 line or stuff with soft material; "pad a bra" [syn: fill out]
4 add padding to; "pad the seat of the chair" [syn: bolster] [also: padding, padded]padded adj : softened by the addition of cushions or padding [syn: cushioned, cushiony]padded See pad

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  1. Having padding.


  1. past of pad

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

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