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pla sterd

  • v  apply a heavy coat to
  • v  cover conspicuously or thickly, as by pasting something on
    The demonstrators plastered the hallways with posters
    She let the walls of the apartment be beplastered with stucco
  • v  affix conspicuously
    She plastered warnings all over the wall
  • v  apply a plaster cast to
  • v  coat with plaster
  • v  dress by covering with a therapeutic substance
  • s  (of hair) made smooth by applying a sticky or glossy substance
    black hair plastered with pomade
  • s  (of walls) covered with a coat of plaster
  • s  very drunk

  • That anonymity ended last week when Caruana's face was plastered across newspapers and television screens after his arrest as the alleged kingpin of a global drug-trafficking empire.
  • A young man was throwing condoms to a group of people gathered around him; a guy in red was washing his feet in a basin plastered with images of Ronald Reagan; a long-haired man .
  • So, it has been a bit of a shock in recent days to see posters plastered on subway walls advertising Mein Fuhrer, a new film about the German dictator.
News & Articles

  • Nick Saban Speaks to Record Crowd in Tennessee
    ATHENS, Tn. (AL.com) – The walls in Sara Chihasz’s elementary school classroom are plastered with posters of Alabama coach Nick Saban, Bryant-Denny Stadium and...
    June 12, 2013 - WHNT-TV Huntsville
  • Obesity ads feature digitally fattened child
    Everyone knows that obesity is a problem in America, thanks in large part to the Public Service Announcements plastered around cities and televisions. read more
    June 11, 2013 - TheCelebrityCafe.com
  • The Hunt Is On For Edward Snowden
    Edward Snowden’s face has been plastered on the front page of every major newspaper in the world. The Department of Justice has launched a criminal probe into his leak. The NSA’s security and counterintelligence team is on the hunt for him.
    June 10, 2013 - Business Insider
Quotes

  • Tara Reid in New York Daily News
    Yes, I was on sleeping pills and I was jet-lagged, but I was also just plastered,Stamos told the Advocate. "And I never said I wasn't, but that whole Warner Bros. publicity machine got involved and said, 'Just say he was jet-lagged.'"...
  • Cameron Diaz in News24
    Cameron Diaz, who lives in Paris's neighbourhood, said recently: "Paris made her bad choices, she's going to have to deal with it, that's her journey. She just has to get plastered all over the world. There were 10 helicopters above her house, which...
  • Jose Huizar in Forbes
    There are some gems that we have but they've been covered with paint and plastered with signs,Huizar said. "We want to take that off and show all these beautiful gems."

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