Synonym of pad

Alternative for pad

pads, padded, padding

Synonym: album, cushion, ledger, notebook, pillow, tablet, wadding,

Noun

A thick piece of soft material used to protect or treat a wound

Noun

A place where one lives or calls home
home residence house abode quarters dwelling place lodging habitation digs domicile lodgings diggings apartment roof flat hearthstone hearth fireside crib room residency bedsit coop hideout layout hangout setup hive accommodation rooms dwelling place living quarters place of residence address condo den billet crash pad dump joint suite shelter tenement chambers housing roost castle commorancy co-op condominium mansion lodging place household habitat turf seat establishment location homestead hole rental pied-à-terre property cave accommodations haunt hole in the wall cottage bungalow headquarters lodge board lodgment lodgement manor settlement shack space villa site palace studio shanty place to stay rooming house boarding house whereabouts base sanctuary penthouse place of habitation cabin cot homes hut trailer private residence private house houses premises locality resort rack territory place of abode building retreat semi nest haven camp real estate unit dwellings sheltering quartering hotel motel spot harbour harbor home unit whare cooperative box home plate lean-to roof over head room and board neck of the woods stamping ground stomping ground set of rooms home ground walk-up quarter family life dwelling house inglenook fireplace home sweet home hall chimney corner places casa flop edifice burrow lair range maisonette harbouring nook kennel cubbyhole flophouse pigpen apartments vacancy boardinghouse harboring bullpen pigsty legal residence farm dormitory extended family orphanage hospital floor-through unoccupied room accommodation available available accommodation bedsitting room cold-water bed-sitter studio flat studio apartment suite of rooms railroad apartment boarding parking place situation terraced house semi-detached house detached house cover dorm port protection hostel inn where the hat is office chalet bachelor apartment position point buildings venue locale locus bed and board bed and breakfast bower bothy bach dacha rondavel refuge street number direction scene fix plant limits campus grounds bounds terrace zone lay land gîte ranch weekender cabana slum ZIP code place of business box number a roof over one's head small house carriage house but and ben but-and-ben holiday home holiday cottage high-rise asylum sanctum gaff ark harborage hideaway foxhole apartment building housing project block of flats high-rise apartment building apartment block project housing apartment complex apartment house title realty estate fastness querencia hiding place safe haven somewhere to stay bolt-hole somewhere to live quarterage safe house hermitage covert pen place of safety a roof over your head shed preserve port in a storm place of shelter purlieu rendezvous neighborhood neighbourhood domain patch local hang-out hidey-hole meeting place favourite spot post station vicinity bar watering hole barracks area dive tent construction district region pile section setting honky-tonk emplacement where country house tract gathering place dwelling-place cantonment placement fraternity sorority abiding-place bearings orientation backyard bailiwick sector niche trysting place clubhouse native environment familiar territory customary territory belt sphere social place favorite gathering place structure hunting box shooting lodge shooting box hunting lodge mise en scene slot wherever X marks the spot ground nabe province erection block domiciles habitations abodes community milieu walk beat places of residence dwelling places stopping place architecture hovel hide-out constructed dwelling ziggurat framework superstructure fabric mia-mia log cabin hutment shieling hootch hutch tilt shiel hooch gunyah manoir manse hacienda outlet stopgap recourse stronghold safe place exit shield way out opening expedient zoar bolthole escape bolt hole immunity ivory tower ambush resource anchorage fortress makeshift hok shebang humpy wickiup yurt tepee wigwam centre palazzo chateau schloss tower manor house grange spread caboose pod log house stately home command family seat country seat great house encampment starting point field command post strip dock center main office hangar depot terminal garrison acres freehold acreage estates holding landholdings leasehold parcel plot plat lot real property land and buildings landed property

Noun

Any small flat piece of material

Noun

A flattened structure of a higher plant, typically green and blade-like, that is attached to a stem directly or via a stalk. Leaves are the main organs of photosynthesis and transpiration

Noun

A pad on which a person can recline and sleep, usually having an inner section of coiled springs covered with foam or other cushioning material then enclosed with cloth fabric

Noun

The inside sole of a shoe or other footwear

Noun

A hardware device designed to allow the user to play video games

Noun

High-sounding language with little meaning, used to impress people
bombast bluster grandiloquence pomposity rant ranting braggadocio magniloquence rodomontade fustian turgidity verbiage wind blather blether claptrap gas gasconade hot air humbug nonsense pretentiousness verbosity affectedness brag bragging bull bunkum cockalorum euphuism fanfaronade grandiosity oratory ostentation periphrasis rhetoric rhodomontade bosh empty talk guff affectation altiloquence aureation balderdash boasting bombastry cotton exaggeration long-windedness padded rage rave rhapsody stuff stuffed tumidity tympany verboseness extravagant boasting bombard phrase purple prose boastfulness orotundity pretension loftiness swaggering pompousness eloquence bravado crowing swagger ornateness windiness boast prolixity braggart big talk portentousness wordiness bullying bluff sonorousness boastful histrionics vaunting skite declamation speech-making elocution spieling whaikorero speechifying vaunt heroics speech speechmaking oration public speaking showing off idle talk pedantry turgor crowing. bluster pride boaster gloating swaggerer thundering hectoring bunk blah-blah-blah swank threatening domineering threats gasconader blowhard bragger gascon imperiousness bumptiousness swashbuckling immodesty conceit arrogance cracker overstatement self-praise swanking posturing posing twaddle rabidity boisterousness rampancy blower grandness vaunter fluency Gongorism delicacy floridness purism mouth empty threats machismo boldness expressiveness flatulence empty words gassiness babble storming fuming railing daring audacity swelling blowing bold manner talk self-glorification raging show guts discussion speaking diction articulation debating idle words self-aggrandizement assertion claim self-satisfaction avowal a way with words gift of the gab way with words tirade harangue diatribe philippic tall talk fancy talk hyperbole jeremiad vociferation broadside wordcraft style vocabulary composition writing address words language extravagant language discourse idiom raving yelling outburst verbal onslaught flowery language

Verb

To describe or express in too exaggerated terms
embellish exaggerate elaborate embroider hyperbolize magnify colour color overstate amplify augment fudge inflate spin stretch elaborate on fill out flesh out overdo dramatize distort build up dramatise falsify enlarge expand overemphasize overdraw overestimate enhance overemphasise emphasize exalt heighten misrepresent overplay catastrophize boost fabricate misreport aggrandize emphasise blow up blow up out of all proportion bend hike brag boast varnish overstress lie puff cook up romanticise romanticize blow out of proportion pyramid touch up lay it on thick stretch the truth make a mountain out of a molehill make a big thing out of caricature corrupt gild fake manipulate strain massage pervert garble cook put on go to extremes misrelate misstate misquote intensify misinterpret put a spin on draw the long bow make a federal case of dress up play up make a production out of make too much of interlard emphasize too much disguise expand on overrate poison airbrush belie overcharge aggravate quote out of context give a false account of gloss over take out of context puff up make mountain of molehill make a mountain out of increase extend swell pump up escalate overelaborate yeast blow-up enlarge on overembellish distend surcharge blow out of all proportion go up maximize beef up maximise widen drive up fill bloat balloon spread swell up cram add detail to add flesh to jazz up ginger up make federal case exaggerate information go into detail about spread on thick make mountain out of molehill warp doctor overvalue over-elaborate oversell change slant juggle twist overpitch add colour blow up out of proportion romance scam up overexaggerate patch fix fiddle interfere with fiddle with alter tinker with tamper with pile it on lay on lay it on with a shovel pretty up make a big thing of lay it on with a trowel about draw the longbow big up blow something out of all proportion make a drama out of a crisis lay it on thick about loud talk pile it on about shoot a line lay it on with a trowel develop add to reinforce build on broaden supplement expatiate on refine perfect improve polish put flesh on the bones of adorn lay it on present gloss put flesh on adulterate ham up pile on promote equivocate palter prevaricate con make a production of phony up trump up ham it up make a song and dance about make a big thing of something make too much of something make a fuss stretch a point make a big deal out of something depict characterize represent portray expatiate detail expand upon over-embroider over-embellish over-colour give details improve on overwrite sensationalize explain parody dilate characterise dress something up conceal travesty play-act cheese blarney blow smoke give a false idea of miscolor cloak pass off bias cover up beard mask mangle skew pirate confuse angle dress snow execute playact melodramatize stage enact act farcialize show perform splash burlesque produce tragedize sensationalise round out dilate on dilate upon enlarge upon grace coat forge give color to play to the gallery play to gallery make a performance of play on heartstrings deck brighten enrich sugar-coat window-dress camouflage overdo it embellish the truth over-praise soft-soap overstate one's case pay extravagant compliments sweet-talk give fulsome praise lay on with a trowel counterfeit flesh something out overdramatize garnish beautify ornament bedeck invent overuse debase go overboard with belabour carry do to death paint begild aureate engild overlay wash tinsel whitewash plate aurify glitter overload overreach camp up overwork overburden overtax overindulge hype fatigue belabor overtire pressure vitiate contravene salt four-flush deceive contort rig traverse deacon fib talk big pull the longbow go overboard drive oneself make a thing about strain oneself make a thing of run riot wear down make a big deal out of go too far wear oneself out lay something on thick bite off too much run into the ground make a big thing about put on an act fake it frame up

Verb

To move or proceed on foot
traipse walk ambulate step tread hike march patter pitter-patter plod shuffle tramp trek trudge foot it hoof it leg it amble pace stride stroll wander saunter mosey perambulate go troop foot move advance promenade ramble roam proceed prowl meander prance strut hoof slog toddle trample stamp stomp mince maunder trip tiptoe ascend skip descend travel on foot move forward go forward go up go on foot go down press on go by foot mooch bimble tootle putter move about footslog patrol yomp pootle step out shamble stalk rove scuff canter traverse parade file locomote stump lumber race tour make your way take a turn plod on take the air knock about wend one's way stretch one's legs hit the road drift range travel peregrinate cruise stravaig gallivant straggle tromp bat swan float galavant knock around sashay stray potter gad about gad kick around go walkabout go for a walk journey pound dawdle backpack roll jaunt circumambulate take a walk cross swagger trail vagabond trog jog globe-trot follow one's nose clump barge coast mope breeze explore ride gallop loiter stream sweep swank circumnutate hopscotch trot pass over hop mill round mill around mill about walk the tracks mooch around climb progress crawl waltz streel drill voyage cover get some exercise get some air ankle percolate linger stumble pound the pavement dally stretch your legs drag oneself take Shanks's pony flounce slough take a stroll navigate course transit track follow wend hit the bricks flounder walk casually circumlocute migrate flog galumph lump scuffle limp scour peacock drag make one's way go for a stroll cut across proceed along pass through grandstand play to audience walk arrogantly walk confidently hang hang about hang around go from place to place troll goose step bum pass divagate pilgrimage trek through boogie gander tarry trill ooze back-pack zigzag wind striddle clamber bum around struggle along scramble wander aimlessly run get sidetracked walk purposefully schlep get off the point go off at a tangent stooge crowd flock be on the move be on the trail go around process move aimlessly bat around bat back and forth rush toil encompass search reconnoiter reconnoitre march up and down walk up and down truck funnel snake swing get dash zoom walk back and forth walk to and fro make circuit hit the trail spread through showboat struggle bumble blunder traik sprauchle find one's way wind one's way pick one's way dance bounce leap throng swarm walk heavily posture show off clomp schlepp wallow plod along storm go for a constitutional scurry jump fly glide sprint scuttle bolt scamper spill surge boot space debouch tear along hightail it totter creep walk in single file negotiate loll dodder loaf waddle skulk ply globetrot lurch shift change put on airs bridge go across travel over circumnavigate drag your feet go slowly scuff one's feet shilly-shally span get across make your way across bisect transverse journey across quarter do decussate travel across intersect go over crisscross move over journey over take a trip transmit junket sail overnight go round move round go riding set out set forth cover ground get through wend your way take a plane make a journey go into orbit take a boat take a train crush flatten squash stomp on stand on trample on step on walk all over stamp on tramp on

Verb

To walk barefoot or without shoes

Verb

To rapidly grow out of proportion or control
snowball increase expand swell escalate multiply burgeon grow mushroom rise proliferate enlarge spread balloon bourgeon mount extend appreciate augment accumulate climb boom accelerate amplify develop gain boost wax heighten magnify inflate intensify advance aggrandize enhance raise strengthen widen broaden soar build lengthen dilate reinforce progress thicken aggravate distend double exaggerate triple deepen further redouble upsurge supplement prolong annexe annex protract sharpen swarm teem pullulate build up roll up step up mark up run up slap on tack on grow quickly stretch elongate beef up add to make bigger make larger compound supersize continue up draw out drag out improve spin out string out make longer fill out hype outstretch jack up hike up make greater pump up draw prolongate elevate add ameliorate enrich stoke top up blow up flesh out sustain pyramid stretch out soup up let out consolidate fatten better bloat bulge upgrade lift inflame elaborate bump up make better crank up parlay bulk tumefy intumesce perpetuate hike reach delay stall wire-draw become bigger puff up proceed sweeten increase in size hold up drag one's feet keep up carry on jazz up extend the duration of keep something going go on with increment maximize optimize open become distended pump reenforce upraise amass pull out bolster outspread become larger get bigger puff out ratchet up follow up go up upscale shoot up collect jack put rubber in fill bulk up refine maximise optimise complement meliorate cultivate polish amend help perfect put on hold put off defer keep going cool hold off drag on postpone procrastinate endow exalt exacerbate make richer hop up spike worsen piggyback make worse tag on fortify supply subsidize top buttress round off add fuel to fire eke out fill up heat up subsidise punch up accentuate expatiate make louder turn up amp up get fat expound fatten up embellish gain weight explain get heavier grow fatter grow fat protuberate persist hold jumboize become thicker make thicker make broader become deeper grow bigger make wider become wider become longer become broader make deeper grow larger spin let it ride spread out give substance to put on weight make real bring alive pad out flourish thrive bloom prosper blossom mature make headway make progress rocket come on succeed flower do well be successful sprout come along skyrocket pick up make strides fare well spring up get better germinate go forward gain ground bud move forward make inroads shape up move ahead get on well go places bear fruit go great guns get ahead nurture foster shine evolve show improvement emerge run riot scale up batten fly high get places spread one's wings come of age get on promote grow rapidly shoot increase rapidly become more numerous rally mount up move onward press on press forward forge ahead take shape develop well work up go well make it take steps forward move on move forward in leaps and bounds turn out get somewhere look up burst forth hit it big surge rouse explode propagate encourage accrue go through the ceiling appear diversify intensate flow go move up star uplift gather mend excel vegetate stand out figure arrive march be promoted get larger be brilliant be excellent be outstanding score be good be on the up become better turn the corner be skilled come to fruition be in good health reign supreme be proficient cover ground stand out in a crowd grow in take root be expert produce push forward open out go on push ahead be very good grow well put forth shoots take a turn for the better push on build on perk up be in the pink go to town make the big time have a gift for be pre-eminent be a success steal the show put forth buds turn out well go sky-high concentrate breed show promise uprise spurt stimulate metastasize increase dramatically increase suddenly spread wide widen out increase in scope branch out well grow stronger grow full get to become large pervade start to be rise in value hot up become worse peak get stronger stock up be distinguished be conspicuous get higher be fine and dandy spring broaden one's horizons extend one's operations come around be enlarged be stepped up be extended be magnified be increased be amplified ascend go from bad to worse deteriorate scale gallop develop quickly spread quickly develop buds send out shoots form buds breadthen go up in price profit increase in value produce buds rise rapidly spiral go through the roof leap up pile up become greater start to grow put forth new growth rise up abound convalesce recuperate make a go grow vigorously make good do wonders yield get there make good speed grow rich become rich go ahead have legs catch on crack on be enriched move along roll on march on forge on press ahead continue on effloresce advertise revitalize advertize grow up maturate recover incubate jump put up shore up buck up revitalise push up boost up increase exponentially put on a spurt be take on a new lease of life be on the road to recovery be given on a new lease of life make a comeback turn a corner be on the mend bounce back triumph nourish work one's way reaffirm perform prevail lead detail embroider establish secure assure feature reassert reiterate be skilful elaborate on give details expand on add detail to put flesh on the bones of add flesh to improve on restate be good at be skilled at be without equal be unsurpassed be the best be talented glow be second to none wear the crown be unequalled have a gift be unexampled be unparalleled be unrivalled better oneself make one's way step forward climb the ladder work one's way up be elevated fuel open up show progress renew support restore feed get plump round out swell out cement substantiate be strong be well be vigorous corroborate justify fix empower uphold nutrify be in your prime be in its heyday be on top of the heap go up in the world be in good shape authenticate embolden inspirit prepare provide for poise make strong give strength to nurse nerve ready make healthy make stronger endorse underpin settle make firm firm up back up lend more weight to give weight to give sheepskin graduate finish get out certify confer degree complete education be commissioned take a degree gain promotion get a degree grant diploma win earn confirm

Verb

To walk heavily or noisily

Verb

To fill by crowding something into
stuff squeeze ram shove wedge fill force push compress cram jam pack load stow brim crush heap press thrust charge crowd line pile sandwich shoehorn stick wad overfill overstuff upholster jam-pack choke up clog up load with fill to overflowing fill to the brim fill up squash tamp stack stock lade load up top off bundle heap up chock place cushion cover store deposit pack like sardines bear mass swamp drive squish compact throng overcrowd sardine clog pile up surge plug elbow choke jostle justle plunge congest mob insert put put away put aboard ram in pack in top up tap sink decorate drape furnish dig hammer crash smother block lodge thrust forward scrunch strangle arm fix bung hold pound overload shoulder confine drum nudge cumber bulldoze drive into drive in cram full thrust in shape protect pack it in wedge oneself pack tightly stuff to the gills force into lag prepare to fire push one's way elbow one's way bung up fill out make full become full brim over slot in fit in squash in squeeze in cluster flock deluge stream congregate huddle gather bunch troop muster swarm pack 'em in stash hoard cache tuck treasure stockpile warehouse lay away lay up salt away lay by put by reserve squirrel away lay in tidy away put in storage top freight weigh flood oversupply gorge surfeit glut containerize arrange carry ballast pour in pile it on collect group assemble meet herd rally converge associate come together convene rendezvous concentrate convoke teem get together bunch up meet up gang up clump concenter foregather conglomerate corral unite gather together mobilize amass concentre hive mobilise gather round hang out band together round up gang around tumble rush lump occupy climb bind truss force one's way forgather flock together make the scene besiege congress raise organize fasten together merge harmonize connect pull compile consort collate organise line up brigade form aggroup join harmonise mingle combine link seethe flow overrun be full be numerous be alive with be overrun rush together move in a crowd gather like bees be packed be alive powwow discuss cower hug bend consult parley confer aggregate huddle up press close crowd together draw together throng together snuggle up parcel package depress cumulate accumulate thumb pinion pin bear heavily force down bear down press down weigh on pin down hold down weigh upon push down bear down on tack level lean on move

Verb

Disarm; smooth over
defuse alleviate diminish lessen moderate allay calm contain cool ease lighten reduce relieve settle mitigate smooth stabilise stabilize cripple demilitarise demilitarize mollify neutralise neutralize pacify placate recover rescue resolve restrain save soften soothe subdue weaken damp down clear the air smooth out take the heat take the edge off smooth over clear up iron out sort out tone down dilute blunt dampen detract from assuage steady take the edge off sth quieten quell quiet down cool off quieten down quiet still control ameliorate subside settle down abate temper palliate decrease dull appease deaden lull attenuate lower relax tranquilize tranquillize cushion compose check damp help suppress extenuate stifle lenify smother modify numb sweeten curb dispel thin calm down cure take the sting out comfort put a damper on throw cold water on pour cold water on let up on quench muffle extinguish sap benumb cauterize dissipate deplete make nice slake mute enfeeble pour oil on dwindle cauterise repress disable debilitate undermine de-escalate cool out water down soft-pedal take the bite out assist aid disburden free facilitate anesthetize anaesthetize chill out take a load off dampen down remit put at rest commute slow excuse hush fix dent downsize drop downscale reduce the force of contract sedate rectify remedy knock down rein pipe down impair modulate cut depress depreciate curtail mellow mend heal sate minimize get control of constrict adulterate shrink deflate devaluate vitiate rarefy offset enervate ebb banish dismiss lay off take pressure off minimise admix qualify eliminate destroy make calm get a grip on hebetate desensitise obtund desensitize revamp adjust transmogrify switch ease off wind down make less intense put the lid on put damper on put to rest drive away square drive off chase away loosen patch up put to rights slacken chill reduce something fine tune make reasonable discourage play up to monkey around with take the bite out of take the sting out of release deter slack silence overcome inhibit blanket limit dash make lighter loose wane fade stamp out brighten cloud salve counteract freeze freshen infrigidate ally die down frost vary punctuate solace succor succour console shift disencumber empty jettison levitate take eradicate remove upraise unload uplight change unburden stop liss interrupt run interference for meliorate promote clear the way make easier speed let up untighten cheer expedite attend to lift nurse forward disengage open the door improve speed up doctor relent further simplify prevent break up put off throw out reduce weight pour out cut down make less bring respite to bring an end to make bearable take load off bring aid to make something bearable bring aid satisfy kill fill surfeit put an end to put a stop to

Verb

Charge too much
overcharge cheat sting surcharge swindle defraud do fleece soak con diddle gazump gouge rook short-change skin stiff clip rip off rob screw charge too much cozen rush extortion gyp nick overtax stick stitch up take advantage of take for a ride bilk sucker victimize flimflam bleed squeeze hustle victimise deceive fiddle shortchange hose trick mulct dupe short gaff chisel bamboozle skunk euchre ream chouse thimblerig pluck nobble exploit beat extort shake down do in hoodwink finagle gull shaft steal double-cross put one over on pull a fast one on take to the cleaners milk scam snooker hornswoggle chicane goldbrick plunder sell a pup to take someone for a ride pull a fast one on someone lead up the garden path pull a swifty on sell a bill of goods put one over on someone give someone a bum steer sell down the river run a game on pilfer filch fool swizz hoax mislead delude embezzle swizzle abuse heist use wring string along give the shaft blackmail impoverish pauperize sharp bunco trim sandbag bilk of frame fudge suck dry strong-arm suck the life out of put the screws to set up pull a fast one be sold a pup do out of add charge extra charge more tack on levy again charge again tax again burn have sell illude despoil rope in sell a pup jerk around beguile take in bluff humbug snow misguide fake out misinform spoof juggle outwit have on suck in gammon buffalo catch betray kid overreach outfox entrap outmaneuver outmanoeuvre lead on circumvent do a number on inveigle pull the wool over somebody's eyes pull one's leg outsmart do the dirty on fox sell a bill of goods to outslick outthink manipulate seduce ensnare double-deal baffle juke prey on jive impose on make a fool of sell out pull the wool over someone's eyes lead astray two-time pull the wool over one's eyes lead one down the garden path stab in the back cross outjockey take caboodle balk outplay outdo defeat disinform fake screw over outguess top befool outgeneral beat out of goose worst jip confuse cap bewilder take someone in put on get the better of end run figure out baulk play false be disloyal to break faith with be unfaithful to wangle intimidate fail let down thwart misuse shuck wheedle disappoint trap backstab lure cuckold out-think take to cleaners catch out gip enslave lie to impose upon step out mousetrap play away pull fast one lie four-flush pull something do someone in the eye double deal ill-treat run rings round treat unfairly play on walk over deprive have someone on be cleverer than make rings round lead up garden path walk all over live off the backs of throw dust in someone's eyes pull wool over eyes play trick on withhold rights from steal a march on put one over do someone dirty jiggle fraud sell someone down the river rip-off stretch the rules bend the rules pull something funny stack the cards hit below the belt penalise punish penalize fine forfeit dispossess extract play cajole coax molest pigeon impose grift frustrate ruin foil outperform stump dust wrench wrest expel force sweet-talk harass hound play dirty sway jockey contrive throw best overcome bleed dry lead somebody down the garden path lead down the garden path impress oppress wind up go one better than fix flam take to the cleaner's do number on sucker into play a jest on play a prank on play a joke on murphy hook falsify bully terrorize attack pick on bias pull someone's leg make a sucker of misdirect play a practical joke on play a trick on play-act pull wool over split take for cross up misstate prevaricate play games with gaslight play for a fool con out of lirt crib blench rogue belirt step on ill-use hocus-pocus play joke on take for ride tear from bleed someone of something doublespeak misrepresent distort pervert bunk tempt propagandize entice fabricate terrorise entangle enmesh propagandise bait steal someone blind rook out of take out fast talk give bum steer break the rules play games stage-manage pull strings pull wires cover up double-talk twist around your little finger put on the wrong track put on an act wrong steer put on false front bait and switch give wrong information to send on a wild goose chase throw off the scent put up smoke screen give the wrong impression be disloyal be dishonest go back on be unfaithful dump on prey upon play upon cash in on

Verb

Soften the effect of an impact on
cushion soften deaden lessen mitigate muffle diminish stifle allay alleviate blunt buffer dampen decrease dull gentle temper absorb suppress bolster buttress guard insulate moderate seclude reduce the effect of take the edge off reduce ease relieve abate tone down assuage lighten palliate soothe mollify subdue quell check weaken calm smother damp curb lull quiet mellow lenify tranquilize restrain tranquillize cool damp down help placate modify lower attenuate still sweeten pacify depress dilute repress mute soft-pedal take the bite out take the sting out numb relax appease paralyse quieten compose benumb cut depreciate curtail anaesthetize qualify impair minimize destroy paralyze anesthetize ebb de-escalate minimise get rid of cool out ease off wind down put an end to pillow blanket remit silence mask extenuate kill soak up commute contain bridle excuse protect against break degrade reduce the force of gruntle obtund defend against shield against taper safeguard against modulate shrink wane erode contract subside decrement smooth lessen the impact of reduce the impact of dispel comfort dulcify satisfy ameliorate dwindle downsize dissipate banish dismiss admix hold back keep in check put a lid on embellish embroider eliminate soften the impact of revamp adjust transmogrify switch roll back cut down cut back wear away tail off peter out wear down put to rest drive away square drive off chase away fix up monkey around with take the bite out of chill out fine tune make reasonable take the sting out of make agreeable take sting out patch things up reduce something make nice dress up pour oil on play up to make less painful cauterize injure freeze slow incapacitate retard dim stun exhaust frustrate gas etherize cauterise chloroform deprive consume tire KO drown unnerve stupefy dope knock out lay out put out of order put to sleep make less intense put damper on put a damper on put the lid on control regulate drop slacken deplete downscale limit inhibit settle restrict play down taper off let up discount water down drop off slake tame decline slash rein in dent knock down constrain make less recede thin relent fall sink narrow devaluate minify calm down sap slow down pare down die down phase down ratchet down overcome quench fade undermine salve pare scale down dial down make smaller throw cold water on mark down shorten ease up settle down bring down step down pour cold water on slacken off die out fall off die away fall away cloud govern hold extinguish measure hush revise rule disempower keep adulterate downplay cheapen quash lullaby undervalue becalm trim vary enfeeble ration confine plummet slump conciliate stop plunge disable cripple debilitate propitiate pall devalue hamper change shift truncate abridge hold in couch clip pull in make light of take it easy rein constrict disarm keep under control console solace stroke balm make cutbacks in take down trim back trim down let up on turn down become smaller take a load off whittle down cut down on grow smaller rachet down grow less lay back cool off dampen down drain away shade sober darken deepen diffuse loosen chill address improve shave discourage pipe down restraint prune make weaker deter trammel intern dash stamp out fill surfeit phase out deflate rarefy vitiate offset enervate round down drop away sate mince run low become less temperate slim down make fewer cut back on resolve simmer down reconcile dispose tune down make up put a stop to ease up on hebetate desensitise desensitize keep down go easy content reassure cease make less strict make less formal crush rock to sleep quiet down take the edge balance attune meet halfway make lighter chasten harmonize make peace with impose peace upon butter up put down kiss and make up grease con clear the air with make peace smooth over restore harmony to bury the hatchet smooth someone's ruffled feathers pacificate cut in price lower in price extend lace sophisticate brighten set tone tune deduct undersell write down lower the price of make cheaper put on sale debase invalidate cure counteract disburden disencumber empty levitate take remove upraise uplight facilitate free jettison eradicate unload unburden punctuate succor succour disgrade demerit offer at a giveaway price reduce the price of write off subtract render worthless drive down liss interrupt inflect prevent aid break up assist thin out bring an end to bring aid to make bearable make something bearable bring respite to bring aid take load off squelch amend fine-tune alter adapt harmonise tweak delay reduce weight put off throw out pour out drain conquer subjugate flag detain hinder soften up blur close trail abbreviate shrivel retrench sag axe lick rise above handicap discipline cut off choke off slack dry up ax amortise downgrade cast down stunt decelerate impede underrate amortize tighten understate humble go through the floor fade out hit the floor fade away trail off come to an end fizzle out go downhill hold up stall set back obstruct run down cow trivialize underestimate reclaim bust keep back mire lag retardate stay circumscribe whitewash underplay misprize fix bound cap deemphasize loiter postpone procrastinate embog choke reef get the better of deprecate specify demarcate get a grip on interfere with get less bind send up cool down inclose hang up keep within limits come down on put a ceiling on keep a tight rein on keep within bounds surround delimitate prelimit define bottle up set limits on become less intense shut in demark clip someone's wings put away pin down enclose slack off encircle hem in put on ice hold down chain impose limits on tether delimit minimalize back-water lose speed put the brakes on lose steam bog down keep waiting anchor it trivialise de-emphasize pooh-pooh brush off gloss over make little of hold cheap detract from sell short talk down make light brush aside shrug off hit the brakes let down flaps get in the way of

Antonym of pad

pad Idiom, Proverb

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