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1 a number of sheets of writing paper glued together at one edge
  • the waitress keeps a pad in the pocket of her apron to write down orders

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2 a place set aside for sleeping
  • I went back to my pad to get some rest

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3 something that serves as a protective barrier
  • a pad on the chair to keep it from getting scratched

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Synonyms & Antonyms of pad (Entry 2 of 3)

to add to the interest of by including made-up details
  • the journalist was fired for padding certain stories to make them more interesting

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Synonyms of pad (Entry 3 of 3)

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The first known use of pad was in 1553

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“Pad.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 1 Oct. 2020.

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