Spackle meaning

spăkəl
(trademark) A powder (containing gypsum plaster and glue) that when mixed with water forms a plastic paste used to fill cracks and holes in plaster.
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A trademark for a powder to be mixed with water or a ready-to-use plastic paste designed to fill cracks and holes in plaster before painting or papering.
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A powdery substance mixed with water to form a paste that dries hard, used to fill holes, cracks, etc. in wallboard, wood, etc.
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This substance.
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To fill, or cover the holes, etc. in, with spackle.
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Any powder that when mixed with water forms a plastic paste used to fill cracks and holes in plaster.
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A plastic paste meant for filling cracks and holes in plaster.
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To fill or repair with a plastic paste.
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(intransitive) To fill cracks or holes with a spackle.
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To fill gaps with something, as if spackling; to speckle.

The neighborhood has been spackled with coffee shops.

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Origin of spackle

  • From Spackle.

    From Wiktionary