impaste

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From im- (in) +‎ paste. Compare Italian impastare, Old French empaster.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɪmˈpeɪst/
  • Rhymes: -eɪst
    • (file)

Verb[edit]

impaste (third-person singular simple present impastes, present participle impasting, simple past and past participle impasted)

  1. (transitive, archaic) To knead; to make into paste; to concrete.
  2. (art) To lay colours thickly on canvas by the impasto technique.

References[edit]

impaste in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.

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