Definition of cushion:
soften, guardian, dampen, keep (a) watch, all, seat, buffer, plate, defend, baize, rest, impact, pad, mince, watch over, champion, frame, skin, bolster, shelter, beanbag, bar billiards, fender, layer, break, electric shock, guard, throw, protect, jounce, yield, protector, jar, pocket, assist, scatter cushion, pillow, relent, damp, save, cushioning, shield, precaution, stand up for, protection, surface, deadlock, moderate, cue ball, pool, shock absorber, guardian angel, blanket, safeguard, mat, jolt, weaken, throw pillow, cocoon, chalk something up, seismic disturbance, aggregate, bumper, bury, daze, electrical shock, blow, cover, billiards, stupor, cue, woolsack, membrane, defender, concede, paint, attack, lifesaver, shock.
- "Modern Machine-Shop Practice, Volumes I and II", Joshua Rose.
- "The Chouans", Honore de Balzac.
- "The Song of Songs", Hermann Sudermann.