WADD MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Wadd Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) Plumbago, or black lead.
  2. (n.) An earthy oxide of manganese, or mixture of different oxides and water, with some oxide of iron, and often silica, alumina, lime, or baryta; black ocher. There are several varieties.


• Wad Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) Alt. of Wadd
  2. (n.) A soft mass, especially of some loose, fibrous substance, used for various purposes, as for stopping an aperture, padding a garment, etc.
  3. (v. t.) To form into a mass, or wad, or into wadding; as, to wad tow or cotton.
  4. (n.) Specifically: A little mass of some soft or flexible material, such as hay, straw, tow, paper, or old rope yarn, used for retaining a charge of powder in a gun, or for keeping the powder and shot close; also, to diminish or avoid the effects of windage. Also, by extension, a dusk of felt, pasteboard, etc., serving a similar purpose.
  5. (n.) A little mass, tuft, or bundle, as of hay or tow.
  6. (n.) Woad.
  7. (v. t.) To insert or crowd a wad into; as, to wad a gun; also, to stuff or line with some soft substance, or wadding, like cotton; as, to wad a cloak.


Synonyms:
Batch, Bundle, Chaw, Chew, Compact, Cram, Cud, Deal, Flock, Heap, Jam, Lot, Mass, Mess, Mickle, Mint, Muckle, Pack, Peck, Pile, Plenty, Plug, Pot, Quid, Raft, Ram, Sight, Slew, Spate, Stack,

• Waddie Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n. & v.) See Waddy.


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