of or like paste in consistency, texture, color, etc.
pasties, a pair of small, cuplike coverings for the nipples of a stripper, nude model, etc.
Other definitions for pasty (2 of 2)
a pie filled with game, fish, or the like.
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How to use pasty in a sentence
Her act lasted about four minutes, and ended in pasties and a G-string.Best Career Arc Ever: From Burlesque To Bartending | Anne Berry | September 13, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
As governor, she left the stage when she still had her political pasties on.
And, if even tiny birds failed, they would make pasties of locusts or a dinner from leaves and grasses.
So comes my grandam and turns the key in the padlock and looketh in over all the gallimaufrey of lights and pasties and revels.The Fifth Queen Crowned | Ford Madox Ford
But the inspectors found in the ward cupboards mince-pies and other pasties, cold joints, hams, and so forth.The Chronicles of Newgate, v. 2/2 | Arthur Griffiths
British Dictionary definitions for pasty (1 of 2)
of or like the colour, texture, etc, of paste
(esp of the complexion) pale or unhealthy-looking
either one of a pair of small round coverings for the nipples used by striptease dancers
- pastily, adverb
- pastiness, noun
British Dictionary definitions for pasty (2 of 2)
a round of pastry folded over a filling of meat, vegetables, etc: Cornish pasty
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