wad









wad


noun

  1. a small mass, lump, or ball of anything: a wad of paper; a wad of tobacco.
  2. a small mass of cotton, wool, or other fibrous or soft material, used for stuffing, padding, packing, etc.
  3. a roll of something, especially of bank notes.
  4. Informal. a comparatively large stock or quantity of something, especially money: He’s got a healthy wad salted away.
  5. a plug of cloth, tow, paper, or the like, used to hold the powder or shot, or both, in place in a gun or cartridge.
  6. British Dialect. a bundle, especially a small one, of hay, straw, etc.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

45 queries 1.098