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pasty1

pas·ty1

pasty1

 
pronunciation:
peI sti
parts of speech:
adjective, noun
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part of speech: adjective
inflections: pastier, pastiest
definition: similar to paste in texture or appearance; sticky; pale.
similar words:
ghastly, wan
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part of speech: noun
inflections: pasties
definition: one of a pair of conical coverings used by striptease dancers to cover the nipples.
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derivation: pastiness (n.)