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Translation of "pad" - English-French dictionary

pad

noun /pӕd/
a soft, cushion-like object made of or filled with a soft material, used to prevent damage by knocking, rubbing etc coussinet She knelt on a pad to clean the floor. sheets of paper fixed together bloc-notes a writing pad. a platform from which rockets are sent off rampe (de lancement) a launching pad. padding noun material used to make a pad to protect, fill etc rembourrage He used old newspapers as padding inside the box. pad out to fill with a soft material to make the right size rembourrer The actor’s costume was padded out to make him look fat.
(Definition of pad from the Password English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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