cushion noun definition in Furniture topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


 noun: Furniture topic
(North American English also pillow) a cloth bag filled with soft material or feathers that is used, for example, to make a seat more comfortable matching curtains and cushions a floor cushion (= a large cushion that you put on the floor to sit on) a pile of scatter cushions (= small cushions, often in bright colours, that you put on chairs, etc.) (figurative) a cushion of moss on a rock I rested my elbow on a cushion. She plumped up the sofa cushions before the guests arrived.