What is the definition of cushion?

Definitions for cushion

  • verb - protect from impact; "cushion the blow"
  • noun - a soft bag filled with air or a mass of padding such as feathers or foam rubber etc.
  • noun - the layer of air that supports a hovercraft or similar vehicle
  • noun - a mechanical damper; absorbs energy of sudden impulses; "the old car needed a new set of shocks"
  • Pronounciation of cushion

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    Synonyms for cushion

    shock absorber shock buffer soften

    Antonyms for cushion

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    Holonyms for cushion

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    Hypernyms for cushion

    cushioning muffler layer bed padding damper modify

    Hyponyms for cushion

    gaddi pillow air spring hassock pincushion air cushion headrest seat cushion inflatable cushion head restraint throw pillow

    Meronyms for cushion

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    Sounds like cushion

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