|Origin:||Late Latin pasta|
a soft smooth food, made by crushing meat, fish etc
2 [uncountable and countable]DFDH
a soft thick mixture that can easily be shaped or spread:
Mix the powder with enough water to make a smooth paste.
3 [uncountable and countable]DH
a type of glue that is used for sticking paper onto things:
pieces of glass that are used in jewellery to look like valuable stones