- a brilliant, heavy glass, as strass, used for making artificial gems.
- an artificial gem of this material.
Origin of paste
OTHER WORDS FROM pastepre·paste, verb (used with object), pre·past·ed, pre·past·ing.re·paste, verb (used with object), re·past·ed, re·past·ing.sem·i·paste, nounun·paste, verb (used with object), un·past·ed, un·past·ing.
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Developed by Gelesis, a biotech company that makes treatments for gastro-intestinal disorders, Plentiy is a weight loss treatment that uses citric acid and cellulose to create a non-toxic paste that makes people feel more full after they ingest it.Ro makes the weight loss product Plenity commercially available to everyone in the U.S.|Jonathan Shieber|October 1, 2020|TechCrunch
In addition to using it in recipes from Terri-Ann and other Caribbean and Caribbean-American YouTubers and food bloggers, I add the paste to fried rice, to tofu, to — you get it.Until I Can Go Back to My Favorite Restaurant, This Jerk Paste Is the Next Best Thing|Elazar Sontag|September 25, 2020|Eater
Walkerswood Jamaican jerk seasoning has quickly become a kitchen stapleI smear the dark brown paste on everything.Until I Can Go Back to My Favorite Restaurant, This Jerk Paste Is the Next Best Thing|Elazar Sontag|September 25, 2020|Eater
Stir in 1 tablespoon plus 2 teaspoons oil to form a thick paste.Turn a cheap chicken dinner into a Turkish street-food getaway|SAVEUR Editors|September 25, 2020|Popular-Science
The fluids and pastes inside that help create the current can catch on fire — with very dangerous results.Let’s learn about batteries|Bethany Brookshire|August 14, 2020|Science News For Students
I ate the staple corn paste sadza every day and tasted fried mopane worms.How I Got Addicted to Africa (and Wrote a Thriller About It)|Todd Moss|September 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The road salt makes a mushy, corrosive paste that is flung universally about the under-and over-sides of every vehicle.Book Bag: Beguiling if Unlikely Travel Books|Sean Wilsey|September 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Labels will give you artist bios—with a quick copy and paste, you could provide that info to us, too!25 Things I Want from an Online Music Service (and Almost Never Get)|Ted Gioia|June 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Even when plausible deniability crumbles, the brainwashed paste it back together again.This 1979 Novel Predicted Putin’s Invasion Of Crimea|Michael Weiss|May 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Headache—Take the rinds of a couple of lemons and squash it into a paste.Use These 15 Home Remedies Based On Ayurveda To Cure Menstrual Cramps, Hangovers, and Indigestion|Ari Meisel|January 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The boy took a piece of wood and covered it with a paste made of ashes and oil.Alila, Our Little Philippine Cousin|Mary Hazelton Wade
Starch is insoluble in cold water, but by boiling, it dissolves, forming a thick paste.Elements of Agricultural Chemistry|Thomas Anderson
It is to genuine politeness and good breeding, what the showy paste is to the pure diamond.
When this paste is laid over the skin, particularly where there are freckles, it makes it smooth and soft.
After pasting, it is a good plan to lay clean paper between the leaves until the paste is dry.
British Dictionary definitions for paste (1 of 2)
- Also called: strass a hard shiny glass used for making imitation gems
- an imitation gem made of this glass