Predicate: pad

Roleset id: pad.01 , to fill, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

pad.01: PAD-V NOTES: Based on ebc. Member of VNcls fill-9.8. (from pad.01-v)


pad (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: agent, causer (vnrole: 9.8-Agent)
        Arg1-GOL: container (vnrole: 9.8-Destination)
        Arg2-PPT: substance (vnrole: 9.8-Theme)

Example: all arguments

        but Nelson and other Democrats are targets of opportunity for the White House which *T*-1 hopes *PRO*-2 to pad Republican support for Alito with enough Democrats 0 *T*-3 to discourage *RNR*-5 and if *PRO* needed *-4 defeat *RNR*-5 a filibuster.

        Arg0: *PRO*-2
        Rel: pad
        Arg1: Republican support
        Arg2: with enough Democrats...