prepaste

verb
pre·​paste | \ ˌprē-ˈpāst How to pronounce prepaste (audio) \
variants: or pre-paste
prepasted or pre-pasted; prepasting or pre-pasting

Definition of prepaste

transitive + intransitive

: to apply paste or adhesive to (something, especially wallpaper) in advance But don't be tempted to prepaste more than two sheets at a time. The moisture in the adhesive actually expands the paper.— Niall Toner

Other Words from prepaste

prepasted or pre-pasted adjective
purchased prepasted wallpaper

First Known Use of prepaste

1857, in the meaning defined above

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“Prepaste.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/prepaste. Accessed 26 Oct. 2020.

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