musty definition

  • adjective:
    • Stale or moldy in odor or style.
    • Hackneyed or trite; lifeless.
    • Out of date; antiquated.
    • regarding use or practice; rusty.
    • Having a stale smell.
    • obtaining the rank, pungent, offensive smell and flavor which compounds of organic origin grab during hot, damp climate; foul or bad and fetid; moldy
    • ruined by age; position; stale.
    • Dull; heavy; spiritless.
    • stale and unclean smelling
    • covered with or smelling of mildew
  • others:
    • Moldy; sour: because, a musty cask; musty corn or straw; musty books.
    • Having an ill flavor; vapid: as, musty wine.
    • Dull; heavy; spiritless; moping; stale.
    • In order to become musty.
  • noun:
    • Snuff having a musty flavor.

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