Example sentences for: padding

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

  • In fact, the sloping shoulder was the noticeable feature of the new clothes of the Dior era, coming as it did immediately in the wake of the Joan Crawford/Rosalind Russell period and its vigorous shoulder padding.

  • The article particularly criticizes police departments that take credit for falling crime rates while padding their budgets by fueling unwarranted paranoia.

  • The words man, well hard, wicked , and swear-words are not simply idle padding for a sentence, they are an intrinsic part of the language.

  • Obviously, outlet guards and rubber padding for low furniture (the "Coffee Tables of Death," with which most parents are familiar) are necessary, but the Wall of Death preys on parental fear.

  • Victorian fashion, for example, wholly redeemed, is often treated with great respect in movies such as The Portrait of a Lady . The high hair and big bustles have been assimilated to all the other harmless customs of antiquity; they've become the equivalent of Egyptian breastplates and Elizabethan padding.

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