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STUFF





Definition:

  1. [noun] the tangible substance that goes into the makeup of a physical object; "coal is a hard black material"; "wheat is the stuff they use to make bread"
    Synonyms: material

  2. [noun] miscellaneous unspecified objects; "the trunk was full of stuff"
    Synonyms: whatchamacallit, whatsis, sundry, sundries

  3. [noun] informal terms for personal possessions; "did you take all your clobber?"
    Synonyms: clobber

  4. [noun] senseless talk; "don't give me that stuff"
    Synonyms: and nonsense, hooey, poppycock

  5. [noun] unspecified qualities required to do or be something; "the stuff of heros"; "you don't have the stuff to be a United States Marine"

  6. [noun] information in some unspecified form; "it was stuff I had heard before"; "there's good stuff in that book"

  7. [noun] a critically important or characteristic component; "suspense is the very stuff of narrative"

  8. [verb] fill completely; "The child stuffed his pockets with candy"

  9. [verb] press or force; "Stuff money into an envelope"; "She thrust the letter into his hand"
    Synonyms: thrust, shove, squeeze

  10. [verb] obstruct; "My nose is all stuffed"; "Her arteries are blocked"
    Synonyms: lug, choke up, block

  11. [verb] overeat or eat immodestly; make a pig of oneself; "She stuffed herself at the dinner"; "The kids binged on icecream"
    Synonyms: gorge, ingurgitate, overindulge, glut, englut, engorge, overgorge, overeat, gormandize, gormandise, gourmandize, binge, pig out, satiate, scarf out

  12. [verb] treat with grease, fill, and prepare for mounting; "stuff a bearskin"

  13. [verb] fill tightly with a material; "stuff a pillow with feathers"; "The old lady wants to have her dead poodle stuffed by the taxidermist"

  14. [verb] fill with a stuffing while cooking; "Have you stuffed the turkey yet?"

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