Meaning of “stuffing” in the English Dictionary

"stuffing" in British English

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stuffingnoun [ U ]

uk /ˈstʌf.ɪŋ/ us /ˈstʌf.ɪŋ/

stuffing noun [ U ] (FOOD)

a mixture of food, such as bread, onions, and herbs, that is used to fill something that is going to be eaten, such as a chicken or a vegetable, before being cooked:

a stuffing for the turkey
sage and onion stuffing

(Definition of “stuffing” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"stuffing" in American English

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stuffingnoun [ U ]

us /ˈstʌf·ɪŋ/

material that is used to fill something:

The stuffing was coming out of the mattress.

Stuffing is also food, usually a mixture of bread, onions, and herbs, which is used as a filling for turkey or other meats or vegetables.

(Definition of “stuffing” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)