- pastiche (n.)
- "a medley made up of fragments from different works," 1878, from French pastiche (18c.), from Italian pasticcio "medley, pastry cake," from Vulgar Latin *pasticium "composed of paste," from Late Latin pasta "paste, pastry cake" (see pasta). Borrowed earlier (1752) in the Italian form.
- 1. a pastiche of the classic detective story
- 2. Peter Baker's bathroom is a brilliant pastiche of expensive interior design.
- 3. The modified Mercalli scale is a pastiche of psychological, engineering, and geological criteria.
- 修飞的麦卡利烈度表是心理, 工程和地质标准的混合物.
- 4. Collage and pastiche are two important parody techniques employed in Ulysses.
- 5. He has a gift for pastiche.
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