paster

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n paster an adhesive label
    • n paster a workman who pastes
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Paster A slip of paper, usually bearing a name, intended to be pasted by the voter, as a substitute, over another name on a printed ballot.
    • Paster One who pastes; as, a paster in a government department.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n paster One who pastes.
    • n paster A narrow slip of paper bearing the printed name of a candidate (or the names of several candidates), and gummed on the back, so that it may readily be affixed to an election-ticket to cover and replace the name of a candidate not acceptable to the voter.
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Usage

In literature:

Lige wuz to keep the cow, paster and feed her, and generally take keer on her fer the milk she giv.
"Uncles Josh's Punkin Centre Stories" by Cal Stewart
While I was at Wheatley, there was a man by the name of Will Smith who married the daughter of Dr. Paster, druggist at Brinkley.
"Slave Narratives: A Folk History of Slavery in the United States" by Work Projects Administration
Plaister or Paster, 162.
"Notes & Queries, Volume 2, May-December, 1850, Index" by Various
That paster don't count for much.
"McClure's Magazine, March, 1896, Vol. VI., No. 4." by Various
Black pasters are used as aiming points.
"Military Instructors Manual" by James P. Cole and Oliver Schoonmaker
Had seed somebody that night a-crossin' over the blue-grass paster.
"The Hoosier Schoolmaster" by Edward Eggleston
But he paused to examine the pasters and chalk marks on the body.
"Tom Slade at Temple Camp" by Percy K. Fitzhugh
Moreover the luggage had been tumbled in without check or paster, and Patty wondered if anybody ever could pick out their own again.
"Patty's Friends" by Carolyn Wells
Paste a black paster near the center of the bottom line of the target.
"Manual of Military Training" by James A. Moss
There are stenographers, film cutters and pasters, dozens of others, that I do not engage directly, and never see.
"The Film of Fear" by Arnold Fredericks
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In news:

Paster Jonnie Wattersons theme for the message at the Brookings Harbor High School Graduating Class of 2000 Baccalaureate service was change, which he demonstrated graphically with a mini strip tease.
Sandy Paster (standing, second from right) and Team Mission Not Impossible have raised more than $237,000 for the fight against cancer.
For Sandy Paster , team captain of Mission Not Impossible, raising money for American Cancer Society's (ACS) Relay for Life of East Kendall is a year-round job.
Howard Paster , former chairman and CEO of Hill & Knowlton and a veteran advisor to President Bill and Hillary Clinton, died Aug 10.
"Through this partnership, we will strengthen the global food supply, help prevent food terrorism and assist communities in decreasing alcohol-related incidents," says Paster Training president.
NSF, Paster Training Partner on Retail Food Safety Training.
Sophie Ginn- Paster , 1933-2009.
Zorba Paster , physician, public radio host and author discusses ways to achieve a long and satisfying life.
ALTER EGO Barbara Ann Paster portrays Shiva Shapiro at Strawbery Banke in Portsmouth, N.H.
Here, Ms Paster gathers vegetables from her garden.
At worst, it can make a promising candidate seem like an uncreative cut-and-paster.
Paster, Clinton Aide Who Helped Pass Nafta , Dies at 66.
NSF , Paster Training Partner on Retail Food Safety Training.
DeRoux said plans are to replace the crumbling paster mural, originally painted in 1986, with a photographic copy printed on aluminum next fall.
Sports Cars By Robert Paster Ladue News.
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