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Dusty vs. Rusty

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  • Dusty (adjective)

    Covered with dust.

  • Dusty (adjective)

    Powdery and resembling dust.

  • Dusty (adjective)

    Grey in parts.

  • Dusty (adjective)

    Ugly, disgusting a general term of abuse

  • Rusty (adjective)

    Marked or corroded by rust. from 9th c.

  • Rusty (adjective)

    Of the rust color, reddish or reddish-brown. from 14th c.

  • Rusty (adjective)

    Lacking recent experience, out of practice, especially with respect to a skill or activity. from 16th c.

  • Rusty (adjective)

    Of clothing, especially dark clothing: worn, shabby. from 17th c.

  • Rusty (adjective)

    Affected with the fungal plant disease called rust.

  • Rusty (adjective)

    Discolored and rancid; reasty. from 16th c.

    "rusty bacon"

Wiktionary
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  • Dusty (adjective)

    Filled, covered, or sprinkled with dust; clouded with dust; as, a dusty table; a dusty attic; also, reducing to dust.

  • Dusty (adjective)

    Like dust; of the color of dust; as, a dusty white.

  • Rusty (adjective)

    Covered or affected with rust; as, a rusty knife or sword; rusty wheat.

  • Rusty (adjective)

    Impaired by inaction, disuse, or neglect.

  • Rusty (adjective)

    Discolored and rancid; reasty; as, rusty bacon.

  • Rusty (adjective)

    Surly; morose; crusty; sullen.

  • Rusty (adjective)

    Rust-colored; dark.

  • Rusty (adjective)

    Discolored; stained; not cleanly kept; filthy.

  • Rusty (adjective)

    Resembling, or covered with a substance resembling, rust; affected with rust; rubiginous.

Webster Dictionary
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  • Dusty (adjective)

    covered with a layer of dusty;

    "a dusty pile of books"

  • Rusty (adjective)

    covered with or consisting of rust;

    "a rusty machine"

    "rusty deposits"

  • Rusty (adjective)

    of the color of rust

  • Rusty (adjective)

    impaired in skill by neglect

  • Rusty (adjective)

    ancient;

    "hoary jokes"

Princeton's WordNet
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