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padding

noun

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  1. 1 soft material that is used to fill the hollow parts of something the padding is leaking out of that pillow Synonyms of padding fill, filler, filling, stuffing, waddingWords Related to padding packing; interlining, lining, quilting; buffer, bumper, cushion, fender, pad

  2. 2 the representation of something in terms that go beyond the facts that feature writer is sometimes guilty of padding, but he keeps it from getting out of hand Synonyms of padding caricature, coloring, elaboration, embellishment, embroidering, embroidery, hyperbole, magnification, overstatement, exaggeration, stretchingWords Related to padding amplification, enhancement; fabrication, misrepresentation; fudging, hedging; hype, puffery; superlativeNear Antonyms of padding belittlement, disparagement, minimizing, poor-mouthingAntonyms of padding meiosis, understatement



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