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    Cool Past on

    Given the sentence:

    She pasted on her lips

    What dos it mean, please

    Thanks

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    Re: Past on

    source:paste on - Idioms - by the Free Dictionary, Thesaurus and Encyclopedia.

    paste something on someone

    3. Sl. to land a blow on someone. (See also paste someone one.)
    If you do that again, I'll paste one on you. Max pasted a nasty blow on Lefty's chin.


    source:http://idioms.thefreedictionary.com/paste+one

    paste someone oneSl. to land a blow on someone.
    I pasted him one right on the nose. Next time you do that, I'll paste you one!

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    Re: Past on

    Quote Originally Posted by Bushwhacker View Post
    Given the sentence:

    She pasted on her lips

    What dos it mean, please

    Thanks
    Please give some more context. I think that euncu's answer is not correct.

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    #4

    Re: Past on

    Quote Originally Posted by Bushwhacker View Post
    Given the sentence:

    She pasted on her lips

    What dos it mean, please

    Thanks
    I'm not convinced by the previous explanation either, as it specifically says that one "pastes SOMETHING on someone". There is no "something" in the sentence.

    My only guess (and without context it is only a guess) is that maybe it means she put on a lot of lipstick, but it's not a phrase I've heard before.

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    #5

    Re: Past on

    I have heard the followng;

    He pasted on a smile and walked out the door. (he put on a smile even when he did not feel happy)

    She pasted on her lips and stepped out on the stage.(she applied lipstick to exaggerate her lips)

    It would help if you gave the context for your sentence.

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