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See definition of pasticcio on Dictionary.com
  • as inhodge-podge
  • as inmedley
  • as inmelange
  • as inmélange
  • as inmiscellany
  • as instew

synonyms for pasticcio

  • colluvies
  • gallimaufry
  • hash
  • mixture
  • pastiche
  • potpourri
  • ragout
  • salmagundi
  • smorgasbord
  • assortment
  • brew
  • collection
  • combo
  • composition
  • confusion
  • conglomeration
  • farrago
  • hodgepodge
  • jumble
  • melee
  • mingling
  • mishmash
  • mixture
  • pastiche
  • patchwork
  • potpourri
  • salmagundi
  • variety
  • mélange
  • mixed bag
  • assortment
  • hodgepodge
  • mishmash
  • medley
  • mixture
  • olio
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How to use pasticcio in a sentence

Pasticcio di Maccheroni is an excellent macaroni pie, and Gnocchi di Patele are little knobs of paste boiled like macaroni.
THE GOURMET'S GUIDE TO EUROPEALGERNON BASTARD
He introduced a discordant pathological note, but the music of Richard Strauss may save his pasticcio.
IVORY APES AND PEACOCKSJAMES HUNEKER
In the following year he produced 'Piramo e Tisbe,' a pasticcio, which failed completely.
THE OPERAR.A. STREATFEILD
A more repulsive tragi-comedy than this pasticcio of Sophocles and Seneca, can scarcely be imagined.
RENAISSANCE IN ITALY: ITALIAN LITERATUREJOHN ADDINGTON SYMONDS
Pasticcio signifies an imitation of the mixed style of various artists.
POPULAR TALESMADAME GUIZOT
His "Piramo e Tisbe" was a pasticcio,—an opera made up of tunes selected from his earlier works.
HOW MUSIC DEVELOPEDW. J. HENDERSON
His masses were pasticcio work made up of pieces selected from his operas and other compositions.
GREAT MUSICAL COMPOSERSGEORGE T. FERRIS
On one occasion an old man sang quite glibly a tune which was in reality a pasticcio of three separate shanties all known to me.
THE SHANTY BOOK, PART I, SAILOR SHANTIESRICHARD RUNCIMAN TERRY
A most shabby pasticcio called the "Beggar's Opera," was the immediate cause of his downfall.
A POPULAR HISTORY OF THE ART OF MUSICW. S. B. MATHEWS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO PASTICCIO

  • colluvies
  • gallimaufry
  • hash
  • mixture
  • pasticcio
  • pastiche
  • potpourri
  • ragout
  • salmagundi
  • smorgasbord
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.