Definition of stuffing
: material used to stuff or fill: such asa : a soft material (as cotton or polyester) used to fill upholstered furniture, cushions, bedding, etc.b : a seasoned mixture (as of bread crumbs, vegetables, and butter) that is typically placed inside the cavity of a turkey, pepper, etc. and cooked
Examples of stuffing in a sentence
Would you like more stuffing?
never heard of using goose down as stuffing for comforters until she moved to a cold climate
First Known Use of stuffing
STUFFING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of stuffing for English Language Learners
: soft material that is used to fill a pillow, cushion, etc.
: a seasoned mixture of food that is put inside another food and cooked
STUFFING Defined for Kids
Definition of stuffing for Students
1 : a mixture (as of bread crumbs and seasonings) used to stuff a food (as meat or a vegetable)
2 : material used in filling up something The stuffing is coming out of our couch.
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