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There are 12 meanings of the word Pad.

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Pad - as a noun

A number of sheets of paper fastened together along one edge

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pad of papertablet8
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The large floating leaf of an aquatic plant (as the water lily)

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A block of absorbent material saturated with ink; used to transfer ink evenly to a rubber stamp

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inking padinkpadstamp pad

A platform from which rockets or space craft are launched

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launch arealaunch padlaunching padlaunchpad17

Temporary living quarters

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The fleshy cushion-like underside of an animal's foot or of a human's finger

Pad - as a verb

Walk heavily and firmly, as when weary, or through mud

Example: "Mules plodded in a circle around a grindstone"

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Line or stuff with soft material

Example: "Pad a bra"

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fill out
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Add padding to

Example: "Pad the seat of the chair"

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Pad - as an interjection

Indicating a soft flat sound, as of bare footsteps.

Example: "I heard her soft footsteps, pad, pad along the corridor."

Example Sentences

"She left a note on the pad."
"He placed a heating pad on his sore back."
"She wore pads on her knees while rollerblading."
"I bought a new mouse pad for my computer."
"He added a writing pad to his stationery collection."
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Word Game Points

Is PAD a valid Scrabble word?
Yes, pad is valid for both Scrabble US and EU
US/CA Valid UK/EU Valid

PAD has a SCRABBLE points total of 6.

Is PAD a valid Words With Friends word?
Yes, pad is valid for Words With Friends
Valid Word
PAD has a WORDS WITH FRIENDS points total of 7.

Is PAD a valid WordFeud word?
Yes, pad is valid for WordFeud
Valid Word
PAD has a WORDFEUD points total of 7.

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