- 1 (cushioning) almohadilla (feminine) shoulder pads hombreras (feminine plural) knee pads rodilleras (feminine plural) shin pads espinilleras (feminine plural), canilleras (feminine plural) thigh pads musleras (feminine plural)
- 2 (of paper) bloc (masculine)More example sentences
- So she gently ripped out a sheet of graph paper from her drawing pad and started drawing again.
- Each was bound along the left ledge with the kind of rubbery glue used to bind a pad of writing paper and featured jokes and an occasional smidgen of story.
- Then I sit down at my desk and stare at a blank pad of paper until I can get myself going.
- 3 [slang/argot] [dated/anticuado] 3.1 (house, apartment) casa (feminine)( or apartamento (masculine) etc), bulín (masculine) (River Plate area/Río de la Plata) [colloquial/familiar] 3.2 (bed) (American English/inglés norteamericano) catre (masculine) [colloquial/familiar]More example sentences
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- The basic material in both pads is soft and springy.
- If the person is bleeding, cover the wound with a gauze pad or a thick, clean piece of cloth and press on the wound hard enough to stop the bleeding.
- First, the normal saline and sterile gauze pads needed for the dressings usually are inexpensive and readily accessible in health care facilities.
- Stately homes, luxury country pads, five-star hotels and even budget youth hostels are lining up to provide race fans accommodation.
- However it is ideal as a bachelor pad or as a starter home.
- In Knutsford, which is more renowned for its millionaire pads than cheap starter homes, some estate agents say that they haven't sold to a first-time buyer for over six months.
- 4(launch pad)plataforma (feminine) de lanzamiento
transitive verb/verbo transitivo (-dd-)
- 1 1.1 (line) [seat/panel] acolchar, enguatar (Spain/España) to pad a carpet (American English/inglés norteamericano) colocarle* fieltro por debajo a una alfombra 1.2(padded past participle of/participio pasado de)[armrests/jacket] acolchado, enguatado (Spain/España) ; [envelope] acolchado; [bra] con relleno a coat with padded shoulders un abrigo con hombreras padded cell celda (feminine) de aislamiento
pad (out)(expand) [essay/film/speech] rellenar, meter* paja en [colloquial/familiar]