noun, verb (used with object) Archaic. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for plaister

Historical Examples of plaister

  • “Do for next time,” said Roylance, cutting off a large piece of plaister.

    Syd Belton

    George Manville Fenn

  • Roylance went on cutting and sticking the piece of plaister.

    Syd Belton

    George Manville Fenn

  • There was no bandage or plaister upon it, and he did not complain.

    Great Porter Square, v. 2

    Benjamin Leopold Farjeon

  • There came some pills and plaister this morning from Dr. Williams for my wife.

  • For some wounds his remedy was in form of a plaister, for some medicines had to be taken.

    The Bbur-nma in English

    Babur, Emperor of Hindustan

British Dictionary definitions for plaister



Scot plaster
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