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  Words related to cushion

Related / Similar Words: shock absorber, shock, buffer, soften

 

Definition:
  • a soft bag filled with air or a mass of padding such as feathers or foam rubber etc.;
  • a mechanical damper; absorbs energy of sudden impulses; "the old car needed a new set of shocks";
  • protect from impact; "cushion the blow";

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    Hyponyms: air cushion, inflatable cushion, gaddi, hassock, headrest, head restraint, pillow, pincushion, seat cushion, throw pillow, air spring

     

    Part Meronyms: suspension, suspension system

     

    Derivational Morphology: buffer, soften, fender, shock absorber, shock, padding, cushioning

     

    Language Translations:
    Danish: pude   Finnish: tyyny  
    French: coussin   German: Kissen  
    Italian: cuscino   Japanese: クッション  
    Portuguese: almofada   Russian: подушка  
    Slovene: blazina   Spanish: cojín  
    Swedish: dyna  
     
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