wadding 1 of 2

as in stuffing
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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2 of 2


present participle of wad
as in rolling
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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“Wadding.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/wadding. Accessed 31 Jan. 2023.

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