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as in material
the basic elements from which something can be developed reading, writing, and arithmetic—the stuff of an education

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verb

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as in to fill
to close up so that no empty spaces remain stuffed the box with tissue paper so the contents wouldn't rattle around

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as in to gorge
to fill with food to capacity kids who stuff themselves with junk food after school and then don't have any room for supper

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as in to cram
to fit (people or things) into a tight space stuffed all the kids into the back of the car

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“Stuff.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/stuff. Accessed 25 Jul. 2024.

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