noun, verb (used with object) Archaic.
Examples from the Web for plaister
Did the men drink so much as to quarrel in their cups, who was so handy to plaister up the broken heads as Mr Cophagus?Japhet, In Search Of A Father|Frederick Marryat
Pounded ginger, made into paste with brandy, spread on sheeps leather, and a plaister of it laid over the navel.
A pretty go when a fellow in a blue coat fetches you the Devil's own con on your head and you get moral force for a plaister.Sybil|Benjamin Disraeli
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
I really do not recollect supplying you with a plaister, my good man, replied Mr. Brookes.The Mystery and Romance of Alchemy and Pharmacy|Charles John Samuel Thompson