Padded - Idioms by The Free Dictionary
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1. Having a surplus of body fat. Good thing my but is so well padded, or I could have done some serious damage to myself when I fell off my bike!
2. Inflated with additional or excessive things. You can tell the movie was padded to get it to a 90-minute run time. It looked like the bill had been padded with a bunch of bogus administrative charges.
mod. plump or fat. He didn’t hurt himself when he fell down. He’s well padded there.
References in classic literature
A short story padded
. A species of composition bearing the same relation to literature that the panorama bears to art.
By providing a padded
barrier between the carpet and the rough flooring, padding lengthens the life of your carpet.
shirts provide the wearer with a layer of conformal cushioning and support, yet react to help dissipate energy when an impact is applied, the company says.
Use small padded
inserts to fill up the extra space on the smaller side.
It is constructed from soft material with padded
side stays; fabri-foam[TM] material inserts minimize migration.