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adjective as in mossy

adjective as in pulpous

adjective as in spongy

adjective as in squashy

adjective as in squishy

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Example Sentences

Immediately following Anthony’s death, she has retreated to her parents’ home, a tasteful mini-manor of mossy patterned wallpaper, cushiony sheet-draped couches, and tail-wagging spaniels.

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Note to those from warm climes: Snowbanks are not puffy and cushiony.

"Come and sit by me, lovely doll," said Mrs. Bal, pulling the girl down beside her on the most cushiony and comfortable sofa.

She was so weak and ill that she was glad to sink into a cushiony chair placed for her in the sunniest corner of the sunny room.

Trent opened the case, and, lifting the violin from is cushiony bed of padded satin, fingered it caressingly.

It was terrible, as if one's very body, shoulders and arms, were upholstered and made cushiony.

She piled her cushiony hands on the end of the broom-handle, and stood still, gazing absently at the approaching team.


On this page you'll find 177 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to cushiony, such as: covered, damp, downy, fresh, moist, and moss-grown.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.