padded cell

noun

Definition of padded cell

  1. :  a room in a mental hospital that has soft walls so that patients cannot hurt themselves

Word by Word Definitions

padplay padded
  1. :  to traverse on foot

    :  to go on foot :  walk

    :  to walk with or as if with padded feet

  1. :  path

    :  a horse that moves along at an easy pace

    :  footpad

  1. :  a thin flat mat or cushion: such as

    :  a piece of soft stuffed material used as or under a saddle

    :  padding used to shape an article of clothing

  1. :  to furnish with a pad or padding

    :  mute, muffle

    :  to expand or increase especially with needless, misleading, or fraudulent matter

  1. :  a soft muffled or slapping sound

cellplay
  1. :  a small religious house dependent on a monastery or convent

    :  a one-room dwelling occupied by a solitary person (such as a hermit)

    :  a single room (as in a convent or prison) usually for one person


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