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English definition of “pad”

pad

verb [T]     /pæd/ (-dd-)
US to make something become or seem larger by adding things: She accused those who advertise tobacco of padding their bank accounts by selling the health and future of our young people .pad sth with sth The scheme involved padding customers ' long-distance phone bills with fake charges .
(Definition of pad verb from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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