Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / pastille
FEEDBACK

pastille

See definition of pastille on Dictionary.com
  • as incough drop
  • as inlozenge

synonyms for pastille

  • horehound
  • lozenge
  • pastil
  • throat lozenge
  • troche
  • tablet
  • troche
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
QUIZ
Skip The Calculus, Go Straight To This Quiz On Spelling Numbers
START THE QUIZ

How to use pastille in a sentence

(from his bed, suspiciously, to Culchard, who is setting fire to a small pastille in a soap-dish).
THE TRAVELLING COMPANIONSF. ANSTEY
The pastille fizzes, and begins to emit a dense white smoke, and a suffocating odour.
THE TRAVELLING COMPANIONSF. ANSTEY
Those mosquitoes have paid you out for that pastille—by Jove, they have!
THE TRAVELLING COMPANIONSF. ANSTEY
The pastille produced its effect; the poet felt a sudden inspiration, left the hall and flew to compose the projected satire.
THE MIRROR OF LITERATURE, AMUSEMENT, AND INSTRUCTION, VOL. 17, ISSUE 495, JUNE 25, 1831VARIOUS
There was, even on the little stone staircase, a faint odour of pastille or scent spray, or something of feminine suggestion.
FROM ONE GENERATION TO ANOTHERHENRY SETON MERRIMAN
But upon Oswald De Gex, who was still munching his pastille, the odour apparently had no effect.
THE STRETTON STREET AFFAIRWILLIAM LE QUEUX
It seemed as though some pastille were burning somewhere, for soon it became almost sickening, an odour utterly overbearing.
THE STRETTON STREET AFFAIRWILLIAM LE QUEUX
Scenes taken from mythology were done in what was known as "pastille," composition work raised and painted on a gold background.
WOMAN AS DECORATIONEMILY BURBANK
A pastille (lozenge) is a disc-shaped sweetmeat, but a pastel (crayon) is a pencil made of coloured chalk.
THE INTERNATIONAL AUXILIARY LANGUAGE ESPERANTOGEORGE COX
Perhaps he exhales a delicate scent, as he chews a pastille.
THE PHYSIOLOGY OF MARRIAGE, COMPLETEHONORE DE BALZAC
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
Choose the synonym for future
capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO PASTILLE

  • horehound
  • lozenge
  • pastil
  • pastille
  • throat lozenge
  • troche
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.