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pas•tel



Pronunciation: (pa-stel'; esp. Brit. pas'tl), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/pastel.html on line 75 [key]
n.
1. a color having a soft, subdued shade.
2. a kind of dried paste made of pigments ground with chalk and compounded with gum water.
3. a chalklike crayon made from such paste.
4. the art of drawing with such crayons.
5. a drawing so made.
6. a short, light prose study or sketch.

adj.
1. having a soft, subdued shade.
2. drawn with pastels: a pastel portrait.

pas•tel



Pronunciation: (pas'tel), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/pastel.html on line 117 [key]
n.
1. the woad plant.
2. the dye made from it.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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See also:
  • Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/pastel.html on line 158 pastel (Thesaurus)
  • Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/pastel.html on line 160 pastel (Encyclopedia)

 

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