Origin of pastille
Examples from the Web for pastille
Those mosquitoes have paid you out for that pastille—by Jove, they have!The Travelling Companions|F. Anstey
The pastille produced its effect; the poet felt a sudden inspiration, left the hall and flew to compose the projected satire.
Scenes taken from mythology were done in what was known as "pastille," composition work raised and painted on a gold background.Woman as Decoration|Emily Burbank
Perhaps he exhales a delicate scent, as he chews a pastille.The Physiology of Marriage, Complete|Honore de Balzac
It seemed as though some pastille were burning somewhere, for soon it became almost sickening, an odour utterly overbearing.The Stretton Street Affair|William Le Queux