verb (used with object), impasted, impasting. Obsolete.
to cover with or enclose in a paste.
(transitive) to apply paint thickly to
[im-pas-toh, -pah-stoh] /ɪmˈpæs toʊ, -ˈpɑ stoʊ/ noun, Painting. 1. the laying on of paint thickly. 2. the paint so laid on. 3. enamel or slip applied to a ceramic object to form a decoration in low relief. /ɪmˈpæstəʊ/ noun 1. paint applied thickly, so that brush and palette knife marks are evident 2. the technique […]
impatent im·pat·ent (ĭm-pāt’nt, -pāt’nt) adj. Not open; closed.
[im-pey-shuh ns] /ɪmˈpeɪ ʃəns/ noun 1. lack of patience. 2. eager desire for relief or change; restlessness. 3. intolerance of anything that thwarts, delays, or hinders. /ɪmˈpeɪʃəns/ noun 1. lack of patience; intolerance of or irritability with anything that impedes or delays 2. restless desire for change and excitement n. c.1200, from Old French impacience […]
[im-pey-shuh nz] /ɪmˈpeɪ ʃənz/ noun, plural impatiens. 1. any of numerous plants belonging to the genus Impatiens, of the balsam family, having irregular flowers in which the calyx and corolla are not clearly distinguishable and bearing fruit that bursts open to scatter the seeds. /ɪmˈpeɪʃɪˌɛnz/ noun (pl) -ens 1. any balsaminaceous plant of the genus […]