cushion in a sentence

The old woman was snugly sitting on a cushion.

She put a cushion behind her head to make herself more comfortable.

We need to save up some money as a cushion for times when sales are low.

The eight ball bounced off the side cushion and rolled into the corner pocket.

The spacecars in the movie were able to move about by floating on a cushion of air.

We have been putting money aside each month to give us a nice cushion for our old age.

Most cars today come equipped with an airbag to cushion the passengers in case of an accident.

The wine glasses are packed in Styrofoam chips to cushion the glasses in case the box is dropped.

Booth Tarkington once said, “Cherish all your happy moments, they make a fine cushion for old age.

The curvature of the Earth makes it look like you will sail off the edge of the world if you head for the horizon.

Using a doubledup cushion in place of a pillow I lie down on the hard wooden floor with nothing but a carpet spread over it.

Louise Hart once observed that children belong in families, which, ideally, serve as a sanctuary and a cushion from the world at large.

“When the bad news inevitably hits, they don’t have a cash cushion.”

Johnson just did get two feet in and it was good for a 10-7 Browns cushion.

There also won’t be any hard wooden seats or stools; everything has a cushion.

This is designed to help cushion the crew members when they land on Earth after a mission.

Melo got hot, had it going and gave them a nice cushion, Lakers forward Carlos Boozer said.

“A larger presence in overseas markets also helps cushion headwinds hitting a specific area.”

Smart travelers bring a sense of adventure, a bagful of gummy bears and a cushion for the car.

A cautious approach on the spending side will help cushion us against similar ups and downs, he said.

One of the things we always try to do is cushion reality with what the expectations are, said Parker.