fiberfill

noun
fi·​ber·​fill | \ ˈfī-bər-ˌfil How to pronounce fiberfill (audio) \

Definition of fiberfill

: synthetic fibers used as a filling material (as for cushions)

Examples of fiberfill in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web To keep the fiberfill from shifting around, the comforter has a box pattern and piped seams that act as a barrier between layers. Isabel Garcia, PEOPLE.com, 30 Sep. 2021 Stuff tail with polyester fiberfill; sew opening closed. Heidi Palkovic, Better Homes & Gardens, 29 Sep. 2021 Stuff tail firmly with polyester fiberfill ($4, Walmart); stitch the opening closed. Heidi Palkovic, Better Homes & Gardens, 30 Sep. 2021 Another hit from Utopia Bedding, the brand's popular quilted duvet insert is filled with fiberfill, a synthetic material that gives it its fluffy padding. Isabel Garcia, PEOPLE.com, 30 Sep. 2021 The polyester fiberfill mimics down while lowering the cost. Lexie Sachs, Good Housekeeping, 17 May 2021 Dubbed as the best down alternative pillow of the bunch, we were thrilled with the plushy feel of its dual fiberfill, which managed to provide both softness and support. Melissa Lee, USA TODAY, 13 May 2021 But not all types of pillows — down, fiberfill, and solid foam — should be treated in the same way. Amanda Garrity, Good Housekeeping, 29 Mar. 2021 The cushion and headrest pillow are made from polyester for the outside and have a polyester fiberfill on the inside. Ambar Pardilla, NBC News, 19 Mar. 2021

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First Known Use of fiberfill

1962, in the meaning defined above

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“Fiberfill.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fiberfill. Accessed 28 Jan. 2022.

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