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, jotter, tablet, block, sketch pad, sketchbook

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

      pad