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Hasty vs. Pasty

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Hastyadjective

Acting in haste; being too hurried or quick

‘Without much thinking about it they made a hasty decision to buy it.’;

Pastyadjective

Like paste, sticky.

‘These mashed potatoes aren’t cooked well; they are very pasty.’;

Hastyadjective

Involving haste; done, made, etc., in haste; as, a hasty retreat; a hasty sketch.

Pastyadjective

pale, lacking colour, having a pallor

‘He is pasty-faced.’; ‘Are you feeling OK? You look a bit pasty.’;

Hastyadjective

Demanding haste or immediate action.

Pastyadjective

white-skinned

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Hastyadjective

Moving or acting with haste or in a hurry; hurrying; hence, acting without deliberation; precipitate; rash; easily excited; eager.

‘Seest thou a man that is hasty in his words? There is more hope of a fool than of him.’; ‘The hasty multitudeAdmiring entered.’; ‘Be not hasty to go out of his sight.’;

Pastynoun

A small item of clothing that conceals little more than the nipple of a woman's breast, primarily worn by female exotic dancers.

Hastyadjective

Made or reached without deliberation or due caution; as, a hasty conjecture, inference, conclusion, etc., a hasty resolution.

Pastynoun

A type of seasoned meat and vegetable hand pie, usually of a semicircular shape.

Hastyadjective

Proceeding from, or indicating, a quick temper.

‘Take no unkindness of his hasty words.’;

Pastyadjective

Like paste, as in color, softness, stickness.

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Hastyadjective

Forward; early; first ripe.

Pastynoun

A pie consisting usually of meat wholly surrounded with a crust made of a sheet of paste, and often baked without a dish; a meat pie.

‘A large pasty baked in a pewter platter.’;

Hastyadjective

excessively quick;

‘made a hasty exit’; ‘a headlong rush to sell’;

Pastynoun

small meat pie or turnover

Hastyadjective

done with very great haste and without due deliberation;

‘hasty marriage seldom proveth well’; ‘hasty makeshifts take the place of planning’; ‘rejected what was regarded as an overhasty plan for reconversion’; ‘wondered whether they had been rather precipitate in deposing the king’;

Pastyadjective

resembling paste in color; pallid;

‘the looked pasty and red-eyed’; ‘a complexion that had been pastelike was now chalky white’;

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Pastyadjective

having the properties of glue

Pastynoun

a folded pastry case with a savoury filling, typically of seasoned meat and vegetables.

Pastyadjective

(of a person's face) unhealthily pale

‘a pasty complexion’;

Pastyadjective

of or like paste

‘a pasty mixture’;

Pasty

A pasty () is a British baked pastry, a traditional variety of which is particularly associated with Cornwall, United Kingdom. It is made by placing an uncooked filling, typically meat and vegetables, on one half of a flat shortcrust pastry circle, folding the pastry in half to wrap the filling in a semicircle and crimping the curved edge to form a seal before baking.

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