Noun: stuffing stú-fing
Verb: stuff stúf
- A mixture of seasoned ingredients used to stuff meats and vegetables
- Padding put in mattresses and cushions and upholstered furniture
- Cram into a cavity
"The child stuffed candy into his pockets"
- Press or force
"Stuff money into an envelope";
- thrust, shove, squeeze
"My nose is all stuffed";
- lug, choke up, block
- Overeat or eat immodestly; make a pig of oneself
"She stuffed herself at the dinner";
- gorge, ingurgitate, overindulge, glut, englut, engorge, overgorge, overeat, gormandize, gormandise [Brit], gourmandize, binge, pig out, satiate, scarf out, gourmandise [Brit]
- Treat with grease, fill, and prepare for mounting
"stuff a bearskin"
- Fill tightly with a material
"stuff a pillow with feathers"
- (cooking) fill with a stuffing while cooking
"Have you stuffed the turkey yet?";
Derived forms: stuffings
Type of: back up, choke, choke off, clog, clog up, concoction, congest, cram, cushioning, eat, fill, fill up, force, foul, impregnate, intermixture, make full, mixture, padding, push, saturate
Encyclopedia: Stuffing Stuff