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wadding

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(Entry 1 of 2)

soft material that is used to fill the hollow parts of something
  • the last step is to fill the pillow with wadding and stitch it closed

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wadding

verb
present participle of wad

Synonyms & Antonyms of wadding (Entry 2 of 2)

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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The first known use of wadding was in 1627

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“Wadding.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/wadding. Accessed 17 Oct. 2021.

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