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noun as in whipping

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Almost every two-term president gets a pasting in the midterms, but Obama now faces lame-duck issues on an historic scale.

He spent eight years cutting and pasting bakeries in different locations for [French bakery] Fauchon.

Glass vessels or sheets are prepared for carving by pasting paper cut into figures on their surfaces.

If you do not want it, please return it flat by pasting the enclosed stamped and addressed envelope on the enclosing envelope.

After pasting, it is a good plan to lay clean paper between the leaves until the paste is dry.

Pasting on the labels, Adelaide then stored the jelly away in the preserve closet.

The pasting is done so neatly that not one person in a hundred, or even a thousand, unless an expert, would notice the difference.


On this page you'll find 12 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to pasting, such as: flogging, licking, pounding, spanking, thrashing, and trouncing.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.