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paste

paste(
peyst
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (thick mixture)
a. la pasta
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
Mix the water and the powder until they form a paste.Mezcla el agua y el polvo hasta que formen una pasta.
2. (culinary)
a. el paté
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
If you add a bit of anchovy paste to the curry, it will taste much better.Si añades un poco de paté de anchoas al curry, sabrá mucho mejor.
3. (glue)
a. el engrudo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
The designer lazily closed the seams with paste instead of sewing them.El diseñador perezosamente cerró las costuras con engrudo en vez de coserlas.
b. la cola
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
I need construction paper and paste for the art project.Necesito cartulina y cola para el proyecto de arte.
c. el pegamento
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
He fixed all the fliers to the window with paste.Fijó todos los folletos a la ventana con pegamento.
4. (imitation jewelry)
a. el estrás
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
The con man displayed paste as gold rings and diamond earrings.El estafador dispuso estrás como anillos dorados y aretes de diamantes.
b. la bisutería
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
She loves showing off her jewelry as though nobody else knew it was paste.A ella le encanta vacilar de sus joyas como si nadie supiera que son bisutería.
c. la joya de fantasía
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
Luckily, his fiancee did not realize that the ring he used to propose was paste.Por suerte, su novia no se dio cuenta de que el anillo que usó para pedirle la mano era una joya de fantasía.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
5. (fix with glue)
a. pegar
If you paste it with rubber cement instead of ordinary glue, it will adhere better.Si lo pegas con adhesivo de goma en vez de pegamento ordinario, se adherirá mejor.
b. encolar
This wallpaper does not have glue, so you will have to paste it before putting it on the wall.Este papel pintado no tiene pegamento, así que tendrás que encolarlo antes de ponerlo sobre la pared.
c. engomar
They pasted posters all over the city to promote their concert.Engomaron pósteres por toda la ciudad para promocionar su concierto.
6. (computing)
a. pegar
Copy the third line of the document and paste it into the heading.Copia el tercer renglón del documento y pégalo en el encabezamiento.
7.
A very informal word or phrase used by a particular group or community as a substitute for standard language (e.g. joint, john).
(slang)
(to defeat)
a. hacer bolsa (Southern Cone)
The reviewers of the publication pasted her dissertation and rejected it.Los críticos de la publicación hicieron bolsa su disertación y la rechazaron.
b. cascar (sports)
Our team pasted the opponent at the last minute and secured our place in the championship.Nuestro equipo cascó al adversario en el último momento y protegimos nuestro puesto en el campeonato.
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paste
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (smooth substance)
a. la pasta f, crema
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
2. (sandwich spread) (United Kingdom)
a.
fish/meat pastepaté barato de pescado/carne
3. (glue; for paper)
a. el pegamento
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
4. (for wallpaper)
a. la engrudo m, cola
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
5. (glue)
a. pegar
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paste [peɪst]
noun
1 (substance, consistency) pasta (f); (Cookery) pasta (f); (glue) engrudo (m); cola (f)
anchovy paste pasta (f) de anchoas; fish paste paté (m) de pescado; tomato paste concentrado (m) de tomate
wallpaper: wallpaper paste
2 (diamond-like material) estrás (m); (costume jewellery) bisutería (f); joyas (f) de imitación or de fantasía
it's only paste es bisutería
transitive verb
1 (put paste on) engomar; encolar; (stick with paste) pegar
to paste sth into/onto sth pegar algo a algo; to paste sth to a wall pegar algo a una pared
you can always cut and paste it from another window
2 (beat) pegar; (Dep) cascar (informal); dar una paliza a (informal)
modifier
[+jewellery] de estrás; (costume) de fantasía;
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