plaster over

Definition of plaster over

  1. :  to cover (something) with plaster We plastered over the holes and cracks in the wall.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  a medicated or protective dressing that consists of a film (as of cloth or plastic) spread with a usually medicated substance

    :  something applied to heal and soothe

    :  a pasty composition (as of lime, water, and sand) that hardens on drying and is used for coating walls, ceilings, and partitions

  1. :  to overlay or cover with plaster :  coat

    :  to apply a plaster to

    :  to cover over or conceal as if with a coat of plaster

  1. :  across a barrier or intervening (see intervene 4) space

    :  across the goal line in football

    :  forward beyond an edge or brink and often down

  1. : used as a function word to indicate motion or situation in a position higher than or above another

    : used as a function word to indicate the possession of authority, power, or jurisdiction in regard to some thing or person

    : used as a function word to indicate superiority, advantage, or preference

  1. :  upper, higher

    :  outer, covering

    :  excessive

  1. :  to leap over

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