Fusty Meaning and Definition in Dictionary
Definitions from Wordnet 2.0
- old-fashioned and out of date
- stale and unclean smelling
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- English Heritage gets funky with modern extension
English Heritage is not as fusty as you’d think. The name may evoke all that is old-fashioned about the nation — nostalgia, preservation, fear of change — and in a listed building, it’s a criminal offence to replace so much as a window without permission. Read more on this news related to 'Fusty'
- Researchers call on the EU to provide the legal framework for research so it can provide reliable answers as rapidly ...
The administration reminds me rather of the fusty Polish administration of the 1990s. Elżbieta Bieńkowska, the European commissioner for internal market, industry, entrepreneurship and SMEs, gives a Polish radio station her initial impression of the European commission. Read more on this news related to 'Fusty'
- A Search For Meaning: Why We Obsessed With The Word 'Culture' In 2014
Why, out of all the words people could be looking up in the dictionary, is a fusty term like "culture"-- Merriam-Webster's word of the year -- gaining sudden currency? In a statement about the choice, the dictionary's editors argued that the word "moved beyond its academic or classroom usage to the conversation at large, appearing in headlin Read more on this news related to 'Fusty'