prepaste

verb, transitive + intransitive pre·paste \ ˌprē-ˈpāst \
variants: or pre-paste

Definition of prepaste

prepasted or pre-pasted; prepasting or pre-pasting
: 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

prepasted

or pre-pasted adjective
    • purchased prepasted wallpaper

First Known Use of prepaste

1857

in the meaning defined above

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