Example sentences for: padding

How can you use “padding” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • With a well-paid civil service, Clive’s successors — Warren Hastings and Lord Cornwallis — avoided the collectors by padding their salaries with private deals.

  • The best way to see the wildlife, and certainly the most fun, is swaying atop a silently padding elephant.

  • Everybody but the LAT fronts the new padding for American pocketbooks.

  • It seems that while working as a consultant helping to recover damages from junk-bond king Michael Milken and his investment bank, Drexel Burnham Lambert, a hot-shot New York lawyer got caught padding the bills he submitted to the federal government.

  • Actually, he veers drunkenly between these two poles, now mocking Hillary for thick ankles, dowdy outfits, and résumé padding, now excusing her involvement in Travelgate and Whitewater.


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