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Overview of noun cushion

The noun cushion has 3 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) shock absorber, shock, cushion

(a mechanical damper; absorbs energy of sudden impulses; "the old car needed a new set of shocks")

2. cushion

(the layer of air that supports a hovercraft or similar vehicle)

3. cushion

(a soft bag filled with air or a mass of padding such as feathers or foam rubber etc.)

Overview of verb cushion

The verb cushion has 1 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (2) cushion, buffer, soften

(protect from impact; "cushion the blow") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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