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Definition 1: covered with a layer of dust - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where dusty or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a dusty pile of books

Synonyms for dusty in the sense of this definition

(dusty is similar to ...) overlaid or spread or topped with or enclosed within something; sometimes used as a combining form

"women with covered faces" "covered wagons" "a covered balcony"

Definition 2: lacking originality or spontaneity; no longer new - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where dusty or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • moth-eaten theories about race
  • stale news

Synonyms for dusty in the sense of this definition

(dusty is similar to ...) not original; not being or productive of something fresh and unusual

"the manuscript contained unoriginal emendations" "his life had been unoriginal, conforming completely to the given pattern"

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