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adjective as in padded

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But because they were more likely to already have secured some foothold in the job market, they were more cushioned from the blow.

Both parties champion a free enterprise economy cushioned by a certain amount of social insurance.

Where the Wild Things Are had cushioned the primal blow of losing Santa Claus and King Kong in the same crummy week when I was 5.

In the past, generous European social networks cushioned unemployed.

Each guest was seated on a gray-cushioned stool modeled after the 1960s classic by Warren Platner.

She moved, and sat straight up, putting her hands on the broad cushioned arms of the chair.

Among them Mrs. Cecil, with a sudden realization of her eighty years of cushioned ease and her one hour of sitting on a board.

In her dim, cushioned corner Mollie Gretna lay back against the wall, her face pale and her weak mouth foolishly agape.

As they sat in their cushioned seats, carelessly talking to one another, they all seemed happy and contented.

There was a huge armchair deeply cushioned before the fire, the back toward the doorway.


On this page you'll find 3 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to cushioned, such as: quilted, and filled.

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