Translation of "pad" - English-German dictionary


noun /pӕd/

a soft, cushion-like object made of or filled with a soft material, used to prevent damage by knocking, rubbing etc

das Polster
She knelt on a pad to clean the floor.

sheets of paper fixed together

der Block
a writing pad.

a platform from which rockets are sent off

die Rampe
a launching pad.
padding noun

material used to make a pad to protect, fill etc

die Polsterung
He used old newspapers as padding inside the box.
pad out

to fill with a soft material to make the right size

The actor’s costume was padded out to make him look fat.

(Translation of “pad” from the PASSWORD English–German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)