overstuffed


Also found in: Thesaurus.

o·ver·stuff

 (ō′vər-stŭf′)
tr.v. o·ver·stuffed, o·ver·stuff·ing, over·stuffs
1. To stuff too much into: overstuff a suitcase.
2. To upholster (an armchair, for example) deeply and thickly.

overstuffed

(ˌəʊvəˈstʌft)
adj
1. having had too much forced into it
2. (Furniture) (of furniture) entirely covered with upholstery
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.overstuffed - upholstered thickly and deeply; "an overstuffed sofa"
soft - yielding readily to pressure or weight
Translations
References in periodicals archive ?
Critic Gary Krist says in a review for The New York Times: "Granted, there are times when The Dreamt Land feels overstuffed and chaotically organized, as if Arax decided to include every relevant newspaper feature he's ever proposed to an editor.
Summary: The pulpy Salman Khan epic is overstuffed, painfully dull and meanders on and on
Happy Death Day 2U is overstuffed with narrative, less entertaining and relies heavily on our affection for characters from a slicker and superior original.
But her best efforts are wasted in this confused, overstuffed, sexless, bloodless bore of a missed opportunity.
Two familiar examples that contain trigrams RST and STU are understudy and overstuffed. Somewhat more arcane are MNO-NOP words such as limnophile, somnopathy and cremnophobia, all in Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary, Second Edition.
In a world with far too many superheroes for audiences to keep track of, one brave alien creature has vowed to do what is necessary to save Marvel's overstuffed Avengers franchise from itself: kill off half the cast.
No one was hurt, but a home was left uninhabitable when an overstuffed vent at the end of a clothes dryer caused a fire on Monday in Vernon Hills.
I wander past the furniture store: stiff brocade, slick cherry wood, overstuffed ottomans-I could sink myself into any seat just to think about that line, I am a woman held fast now in silence .
Object (object.mx) specializes in modern pieces from Mexican designers, and Casa Duhagon (casaduhagon.com) is an overstuffed palace of glazed ceramics and intricate chip-carved tables.
Furniture is plush and overstuffed when not made of wicker.
The online petition was launched by Conservative councillor Alex Yip after anger about mountains of black bags and overstuffed wheelie bins.
filled and filled and filled--stuffed overstuffed, That stopped.