Synonyms
Antonyms
Etymology

1. pasty

adjective. resembling paste in color; pallid.

Synonyms

  • colourless
  • colorless

Antonyms

  • colourful
  • lively
  • break

Etymology

  • -y (English)
  • -y (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • paste (English)

Featured Games

2. pasty

adjective. having the sticky properties of an adhesive.

Synonyms

  • viscid
  • glutinous
  • mucilaginous
  • gluey
  • sticky
  • viscous
  • adhesive

Antonyms

  • easy
  • dry
  • thin
  • chromatic

Etymology

  • -y (English)
  • -y (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • paste (English)

3. pasty

noun. small meat pie or turnover.

Synonyms

  • Cornish pasty
  • meat pie

Antonyms

  • nonresiny
  • ungummed
  • non-resiny

Etymology

  • -y (English)
  • -y (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • paste (English)

4. pasty

noun. (usually used in the plural) one of a pair of adhesive patches worn to cover the nipples of exotic dancers and striptease performers.

Antonyms

  • nonresinous

Etymology

  • -y (English)
  • -y (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • paste (English)

Example sentences of the word pasty


1. Adjective
Spackling compound is a pasty joint or hole sealer that comes ready to use right out of the container or as a powder to which you add water to make a paste.

2. Noun, singular or mass
You can always add more liquid later if the dip is too thick or pasty.

Synonym.com