plural of wad
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as in loads
a considerable amount a starlet who usually gets a big wad of publicity for her nonstop antics

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verb

present tense third-person singular of wad
as in rounds
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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“Wads.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/wads. Accessed 2 Dec. 2022.

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