noun stuff·ing \ˈstə-fiŋ\

: soft material that is used to fill a pillow, cushion, etc.

: a seasoned mixture of food that is put inside another food and cooked

Full Definition of STUFFING

:  material used to stuff; especially :  a seasoned mixture used to stuff food (as meat, vegetables, or eggs)

Examples of STUFFING

  1. Would you like more stuffing?
  2. <never heard of using goose down as stuffing for comforters until she moved to a cold climate>

First Known Use of STUFFING

15th century
STUFFING Defined for Kids


noun stuff·ing \ˈstə-fiŋ\

Definition of STUFFING for Kids

:  a mixture (as of bread crumbs and seasonings) used to stuff a food (as meat or a vegetable)
:  material used in filling up something <The stuffing is coming out of our couch.>


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