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pastynoun [C]

uk   /ˈpæs.ti/  us   /ˈpæs.ti/
a piece of food made of pastry filled with meat, vegetables, or cheese: a cheese-and-onion pasty

pastyadjective

uk   /ˈpeɪ.sti/  us   /ˈpeɪ.sti/ disapproving
(of someone's face or skin) very pale and unhealthy looking: He's an unattractive man with long greasy hair and pasty skin.
(Definition of pasty from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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pastyadjective

 us   /ˈpeɪ·sti/
(of someone’s skin) pale and unhealthy looking: a pasty face
(Definition of pasty from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “pasty”
in Spanish Empanada…
in Vietnamese bánh pasty…
in Malaysian pai…
in Thai พายห่อเนื้อ ผัก หรือชีส…
in Chinese (Simplified) 馅饼…
in Indonesian kue pie kecil…
in Chinese (Traditional) 餡餅…
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