HyperDic: paste

English > 7 senses of the word paste:
NOUNsubstancepasteany mixture of a soft and malleable consistency
substancepastea hard, brilliant lead glass that is used in making artificial jewelry
substancepaste, library pastean adhesive made from water and flour or starch
foodpaste, spreada tasty mixture to be spread on bread or crackers or used in preparing other dishes
VERBcontactpaste, gluejoin or attach with or as if with glue
contactpastehit with the fists
contactpastecover the surface of
paste > pronunciation
Soundspey'st
Rhymesaftertaste ... waste: 25 rhymes with eyst...
English > paste: 7 senses > noun 1, substance
MeaningAny mixture of a soft and malleable consistency.
BroadercompositionA mixture of ingredients
Spanishpasta
Catalanpasta
English > paste: 7 senses > noun 2, substance
MeaningA hard, brilliant lead glass that is used in making artificial jewelry.
Broaderlead glassGlass containing lead oxide
Spanishpasta
English > paste: 7 senses > noun 3, substance
MeaningAn adhesive made from water and flour or starch; used on paper and paperboard.
Synonymlibrary paste
NarrowerwaferA small adhesive disk of paste
Broaderadhesive material, adhesive agent, adhesiveA substance that unites or bonds surfaces together
Spanishengrudo
Adjectivespastyhaving the sticky properties of an adhesive
pastyresembling paste in color / color / color
Verbspastejoin or attach with or as if with glue
English > paste: 7 senses > noun 4, food
MeaningA tasty mixture to be spread on bread or crackers or used in preparing other dishes.
Synonymspread
Narroweranchovy butterbutter blended with mashed anchovies
cheese spreadSpread made of cheese mixed with butter or cream or cream cheese and seasonings
fishpasteA paste of fish or shellfish
garlic butterbutter seasoned with mashed garlic
hummus, humus, hommos, hoummos, humousA thick spread made from mashed chickpeas, tahini, lemon juice and garlic
lobster butterbutter blended with chopped lobster or seasoned with essence from lobster shells
margarine, margarin, oleo, oleomargarine, margeA spread made chiefly from vegetable oils and used as a substitute for butter
marshmallow fluffA very sweet white spread resembling marshmallow candy
misoA thick paste made from fermented soybeans and barley or rice malt
nut butterGround nuts blended with a little butter
onion butterbutter blended with minced onion
pateliver or meat or fowl finely minced or ground and variously seasoned
peanut butterA spread made from ground peanuts
pimento butterbutter blended with mashed pimento
shrimp butterbutter blended with chopped shrimp or seasoned with essence from shrimp shells
tahiniA thick Middle Eastern paste made from ground sesame seeds
tapenadeA spread consisting of capers and black olives and anchovies made into a puree with olive oil
BroadercondimentA preparation (a sauce or relish or spice / spice) to enhance flavor or enjoyment
Spanishpasta
Catalancrema, pasta
English > paste: 7 senses > verb 1, contact
Meaningjoin or attach with or as if with glue.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s something PP
Examples
  • "paste the sign on the wall"
  • "cut and paste the sentence in the text"
Synonymglue
Narrowerepoxyglue with epoxy
BroaderattachCause to be attached
Spanishencolar, pegar
Catalanencolar, enganxar
Nounspastean adhesive made from water and flour or starch
pasteran adhesive label
pastera workman who pastes
English > paste: 7 senses > verb 2, contact
Meaninghit with the fists.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody
ModelThe fighter managed to paste his opponent
Example"He pasted his opponent"
Broaderbeathit repeatedly
Spanishagarrar a puñetazos, dar puñetazos
English > paste: 7 senses > verb 3, contact
MeaningCover the surface of.
PatternSomebody ----s something PP
Example"paste the wall with burlap"
BroadercoverProvide with a covering or cause to be covered
Nounspastera workman who pastes

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