There are 2 translations of cushion in Spanish:

cushion1

Pronunciation: /ˈkʊʃən/

n

  • 1.1 (on chair) almohadón (masculine), cojín (masculine) (before noun/delante del nombre) cushion cover funda (feminine) de almohadón or cojín
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    • Some play stuff for the children, travel pillows, cushions and soft pillows best suited for babies are added attractions.
    • I leaned into the soft cushions of the ratty old furniture as the phone rang.
    • But over the last year or so, she has also taken to making her own soft furnishings - cushions, curtains and covers - using top-quality materials.
    1.2 (padding) colchón (masculine) a cushion of air un colchón de aire a cushion against inflation una protección contra la inflación 1.3 (in billiards, pool) baranda (feminine), banda (feminine)
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    • But the new player, having to cut the black back to a blind corner pocket with the cue-ball close to the side cushion, over-cut it and left his player a simple chance.
    • It's now time for the lag, and his ball is glued to the cushion as my ball stops embarrassingly at mid-table.
    • Each shot must always hit the lowest numbered ball on the table first and then pocket a ball or make two balls reach a cushion.

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There are 2 translations of cushion in Spanish:

cushion2

vt

  • 1.1 [blow] amortiguar*, suavizar* 1.2 (protect) to cushion sth/sb against sth proteger* algo/a algn contra algo
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    • My bike landed between two rocks, which acted like shock absorbers and cushioned the impact.
    • Instead, the impact was cushioned by a sort of air bag of small plates in what is now the Caribbean Sea.
    • The museum staff had placed sandbags and foam rubber around those heavy stone sculptures to cushion the impact if they fell.

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Word of the day espárrago
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asparagus …
Cultural fact of the day

Junta Autonómica is the name given to the governments of Spain's autonomous regions, with the exception of Catalonia and Valencia's Generalitat and Galicia's Xunta.