Is CUSHION a scrabble word?

Words with Friends :  YES

English International (SOWPODS) :  YES

Collins Scrabble Words :  YES

Official Tournament & Club Word List :  YES

Enable1 Dictionary :  YES

Letterpress Dictionary :  YES

Definitions for the word 'cushion'

noun

  1. CUSHION, a soft bag filled with air or a mass of padding such as feathers or foam rubber etc.
  2. CUSHION, the layer of air that supports a hovercraft or similar vehicle
  3. CUSHION, a mechanical damper; absorbs energy of sudden impulses
  4. CUSHION, a soft object or part that is used to make something (such as a seat) more comfortable or to protect a surface from damage : a soft pillow, pad, etc.
  5. CUSHION, any one of the rubber parts that the ball bounces off along the inner edges of a billiard table
  6. CUSHION, something (such as an extra amount of money) that you can use to reduce the bad effect of something (such as an unexpected problem or expense)

verb

  1. CUSHION, protect from impact
  2. CUSHION, to make (something, such as a fall or collision) less severe or painful : to soften or reduce the bad effect of (something)

Synonyms for 'cushion'

The word CUSHION is worth 12 points in Scrabble and 14 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'cushion' in a sentence

  1. There is a cushion under the rug to protect the floor.
  2. We didn't have a financial cushion when my husband lost his job.
  3. The pile of leaves helped cushion his fall.
  4. The tax cut is meant to cushion the blow of soaring gas prices.

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