shoulder pad

noun

Definition of shoulder pad

: a small pad used to shape the shoulder of a shirt, dress, or jacket

Word by Word Definitions

shoulder play
  1. : the laterally projecting part of the human body formed of the bones and joints with their covering tissue by which the arm is connected with the trunk

  2. : the region of the body of nonhuman vertebrates that corresponds to the shoulder but is less projecting

  3. : the two shoulders and the upper part of the back

  1. : to push or thrust with or as if with the shoulder : jostle

  2. : to place or bear on the shoulder

  3. : to assume the burden or responsibility of

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

  2. : a guard worn to shield body parts against impact

  3. : sanitary napkin

  1. : to furnish with a pad or padding

  2. : mute, muffle

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

  1. : to traverse on foot

  2. : to go on foot : walk

  1. : a soft muffled or slapping sound

  1. : path

  2. : a horse that moves along at an easy pace

  3. : footpad


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