(noun, verb)


1. any mixture of a soft and malleable consistency

Definition categories: substance, composition

2. a hard, brilliant lead glass that is used in making artificial jewelry

Definition categories: substance

3. an adhesive made from water and flour or starch; used on paper and paperboard

Definition categories: substance, adhesive

4. a tasty mixture to be spread on bread or crackers or used in preparing other dishes

Similar word(s): spread

Definition categories: food, condiment

Sentences with paste as a noun:

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1. join or attach with or as if with glue

- paste the sign on the wall

- cut and paste the sentence in the text

Similar word(s): glue

Definition categories: contact, attach

2. hit with the fists

- He pasted his opponent

Definition categories: contact, beat

3. cover the surface of

- paste the wall with burlap

Definition categories: contact, cover