[ plas-terd, plah-sterd ]
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Origin of plastered

First recorded in 1910–15; plaster + -ed2

Words Nearby plastered Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use plastered in a sentence

  • In some parts of Korea the houses were built of stout timbers, the chinks covered with woven cane and plastered with mud.

    Our Little Korean Cousin | H. Lee M. Pike
  • They climbed a ladder and found the barn-swallow's nest plastered under the eaves of the barn.

    Seven O'Clock Stories | Robert Gordon Anderson
  • Rub the stain with this preparation, and expose the linen to the sun with the mixture plastered on it.

  • The walls of all the rooms was plastered, and most had carpets on the floors, and the whole house was whitewashed on the outside.

    Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Complete | Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
  • She was plastered with black mud from head to foot, and the tone of her grunting expressed about the top note of contentment.

British Dictionary definitions for plastered


/ (ˈplɑːstəd) /

  1. slang intoxicated; drunk

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