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cushion US English

A pillow or pad stuffed with a mass of soft material, used as a comfortable support for sitting or leaning on

cushion US Thesaurus

a cushion against inflation

soften the blow US English

Make it easier to cope with a difficult change or upsetting news

air cushion US English

An inflatable cushion

cushion star US English

A small shallow-water starfish with a broad body and very short blunt arms

cushion capital US English

A capital resembling a cushion pressed down by a weight, seen particularly in Romanesque churches

scatter cushion US English

A small cushion designed to be placed randomly so as to create a casual effect and to be moved as required

whoopee cushion US English

A rubber cushion that makes a sound like a fart when someone sits on it

cottony-cushion scale US English

An Australian scale insect with a large fluted cottony egg sac, infesting citrus trees. It threatened to destroy the Californian citrus industry until it was controlled by the introduction of the Australian vedalia beetle

three-cushion billiards US English

A type of billiards in which the cue ball must strike one object ball and three or more cushions before the second object ball

pincushion US English

A small cushion into which pins are stuck for convenient storage

soften the blow in blow2 US English

Make it easier to cope with a difficult change or upsetting news

booster seat US English

An extra seat or cushion placed on an existing seat for a small child to sit on

whoopie cushion in whoopee cushion US English

A rubber cushion that makes a sound like a fart when someone sits on it