Meaning of “wad” in the English Dictionary

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wadnoun [ C ]

us /wɑd/

a number of thin pieces of something pressed together, or something pressed into a lump:

a wad of bills/cash
a wad of chewing gum

wadverb [ T ]

us /wɑd/ -dd-

to fold or press together something to form a mass:

He wadded his towel into a ball.

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