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(well padded when postpositive) (of a person) corpulent; portly; fat
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  • It was not just a gentle tap with a soft,p. 15 well-padded paw.

    The Tale of Miss Kitty Cat Arthur Scott Bailey
  • These stoves consist of a wooden box, lined with well-padded felt.

  • He nodded, leaning back against the well-padded cushions with an air of finding unwonted ease.

  • The first-class carriages are roomy and well-padded, so that short travelling, except for invalids, is comfortable enough.

    Romantic Spain John Augustus O'Shea
  • There is a well-padded mat, and if the wrestlers stand up first they are stripped.

    Camping Alexandra G. Lockwine
  • Skinny, with the confidence engendered by a well-padded hand, scooped the ball with surprising accuracy and returned it.

    A Son of the City

    Herman Gastrell Seely
  • Stately old dowagers were enjoying to the full the bright sunshine, as they lay comfortably back in their well-padded broughams.

    Marie Gourdon

    Maud Ogilvy
  • The large and well-padded foot of this creature is well adapted for treading a surface unsoftened by vegetation.

    Domesticated Animals Nathaniel Southgate Shaler
  • We had now reached a slight dip in the land surface, and in the depression a well-padded native track appeared.

    In Search of El Dorado Alexander MacDonald

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