musty


musty
musty [mus′tē]
adj.
mustier, mustiest [< ? earlier moisty < MOIST]
1. having a stale, moldy smell or taste, as an unused room, food kept in a damp place, etc.
2. stale or trite; worn-out; antiquated [musty ideas]
3. dull; apathetic
mustily
adv.
mustiness
n.

English World dictionary. . 2014.

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