Pas·ty a. Like paste, as in color, softness, stickness. “A pasty complexion.”
Pas·ty, n.; pl. Pasties 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. “If ye pinch me like a pasty.” --Shak. “Apple pasties.” --Dickens.
A large pasty baked in a pewter platter. --Sir W. Scott.
adj 1: resembling paste in color; pallid; "the looked pasty and
red-eyed"; "a complexion that had been pastelike was
now chalky white" [syn: pastelike]
2: having the properties of glue [syn: gluey, glutinous, gummy,
mucilaginous, sticky, viscid, viscous]
n : small meat pie or turnover
[also: pastiest, pastier]