Synonyms of pad in English

: pad1pad2

pad1


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noun

1‘Sister will put a pad over your eye for the time being’

SYNONYMS
dressing, compress, pack, padding, wadding, wad, stuffing

2‘the chair comes with a loose seat pad’

SYNONYMS
cushion, squab, pillow, bolster
filling, stuffing, upholstery

3‘he was making notes on a pad’

SYNONYMS
notebook, notepad, writing pad, memo pad, tablet, sketch pad, sketchbook
British jotter, block
North American scratch pad

verb

1‘a quilted jacket padded with duck feathers for extra warmth’

SYNONYMS
stuff, fill, pack, line, wad, upholster, cushion

Synonyms of pad in English

: pad1pad2

pad2


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verb

1‘I make no noise as I pad along towards the bedroom’

SYNONYMS
walk quietly, tread softly, walk barefoot, walk in stockinged feet, walk in slippers, shuffle, soft-shoe

Phrases

    pad something out

    ‘don't pad out your answer to make it seem impressive’


    SYNONYMS
    spin out, fill out, augment, amplify, increase, add to, stretch out, eke out, flesh out, lengthen, overdo, protract, elaborate
    ANTONYMS

    tighten up, condense