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  • fustily — adverb see fusty …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • fustily — See fusty. * * * …   Universalium

  • fustily — adverb In a fusty manner …   Wiktionary

  • fustily — adv. in an old fashioned manner, anachronistically; mustily …   English contemporary dictionary

  • fustily — ˈfəstə̇lē, li adverb : in a fusty manner * * * fustˈily adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑fusty …   Useful english dictionary

  • fusty — fustily, adv. fustiness, n. /fus tee/, adj., fustier, fustiest. 1. having a stale smell; moldy; musty: fusty rooms that were in need of a good airing. 2. old fashioned or out of date, as architecture, furnishings, or the like: They still live in… …   Universalium

  • fusty — adjective (fustier; est) Etymology: probably alteration of Middle English foisted, foist musty, from foist wine cask, from Anglo French fust, fuist wood, tree trunk, cask, from Medieval Latin fustis Date: 14th century 1. British impaired by age… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • fustiness — See fustily. * * * …   Universalium

  • fustiness — noun The quality of being fusty See Also: fustily …   Wiktionary

  • frowzily — adv. fustily, mustily; in a slattern manner, in a slovenly way …   English contemporary dictionary

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