Simple Definition of pastry
: dough that is used to make pies and other baked goods
: a small, baked food made from pastry
Full Definition of pastry
1 a : paste 1a b : sweet baked goods made of dough having a high fat content
2 : a piece of pastry
Examples of pastry
He worked on the filling while I prepared the pastry.
She had a pastry and coffee for breakfast.
Origin of pastry
First Known Use: circa 1538
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