- paint applied thickly, so that brush and palette knife marks are evident
- the technique of applying paint in this way
WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2019
- Fine Artthe laying on of paint thickly.
- Fine Artthe paint so laid on.
- Ceramicsenamel or slip applied to a ceramic object to form a decoration in low relief.
- Italian, noun, nominal derivative of impastare to impaste