There are 2 translations of cushion in Spanish:

cushion1

Pronunciation: /ˈkʊʃən/

n

  • 1.1 (on chair) almohadón (m), cojín (m) (before n) cushion cover funda (f) 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 (m) a cushion of air un colchón de aire a cushion against inflation una protección contra la inflación 1.3 (in billiards, pool) baranda (f), banda (f)
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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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adj
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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 mandado
adj
es muy mandado = he's a real opportunist …
Cultural fact of the day

The RAE (Real Academia de la Lengua Española) is a body established in the eighteenth century to record and preserve the Spanish language. It is made up of académicos, who are normally well-known literary figures and/or academic experts on the Spanish language. The RAE publishes the Diccionario de la Real Academia Española, which is regarded as an authority on correct Spanish. Affiliated academies exist in Latin American countries.