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wad

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1 a considerable amount
  • a starlet who usually gets a big wad of publicity for her nonstop antics
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2 a small uneven mass
  • a wad of gum stuck to the desk
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3 a very large amount of money
  • amassed—and lost—a wad playing the stock market
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big bucks, bomb [British], boodle, bundle, earth, fortune, king's ransom, megabucks, mint, packet [chiefly British], pile

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wad

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to form into a round compact mass
  • she wadded up the paper and threw it in the wastebasket
  • took the paper off the straw and wadded it up
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