from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Resembling paste in consistency.
- adj. Having a pale lifeless appearance; pallid: an unhealthy, pasty complexion.
- n. Chiefly British A pie or turnover, especially one filled with seasoned meat or fish.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A type of seasoned meat and vegetable pie, usually of a semicircular or distinctive shape. A (savory) hand pie.
- adj. Like paste, sticky.
- adj. pale, lacking colour, having a pallor
- n. A small item of clothing that conceals little more than the nipple of a woman's breast, primarily worn by female exotic dancers.
- n. A white person
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Like paste, as in color, softness, stickness.
- n. A pie consisting usually of meat wholly surrounded with a crust made of a sheet of paste, and often baked without a dish; a meat pie.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Like paste; of the consistence of paste; of the appearance or color of paste.
- n. A pie covered with a paste or pie-crust: said to be properly a preparation of venison, veal, lamb, or other meat, highly seasoned, and inclosed in a crust or paste.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. (usually used in the plural) one of a pair of adhesive patches worn to cover the nipples of exotic dancers and striptease performers
- n. small meat pie or turnover
- adj. having the sticky properties of an adhesive
- adj. resembling paste in color; pallid
Middle English pastey, from Old French paste, from Vulgar Latin *pastātum, from Late Latin pasta, paste; see paste1.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Anglo-Norman paste and Old French pasté. (Wiktionary)
From paste + -y. (Wiktionary)