[plas-ter-wurk, plah-ster-]

noun Building Trades.

finish or ornamental work done in plaster.

Origin of plasterwork

First recorded in 1590–1600; plaster + work Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for plasterwork

Historical Examples of plasterwork

  • The slugs from the gun must be in the building—embedded in the plasterwork somewhere.

    Infinite Intruder

    Alan Edward Nourse