Associations to the word «Dusty»


DUSTY, adjective. Covered with dust.
DUSTY, adjective. Powdery and resembling dust.
DUSTY, adjective. Grey in parts.
DUSTY, proper noun. A diminutive of the   male given name Dustin.
DUSTY, proper noun. (British) a nickname for someone with the surname Miller
DUSTY MILLER, noun. (idiomatic) A formulaic phrase for a miller, related to the dust generated in the milling process.
DUSTY MILLER, noun. One of several species of plants with leaves of a dusty appearance: Centaurea cineraria, Senecio cineraria, Artemisia stelleriana, and Lychnis coronaria.
DUSTY MILLERS, noun. Plural of dusty miller
DUSTY PLASMA, noun. (physics) A plasma containing particles larger than the ions of the plasma; typically manufactured plastic micro-spheres.

Dictionary definition

DUSTY, adjective. Covered with a layer of dust; "a dusty pile of books".
DUSTY, adjective. Lacking originality or spontaneity; no longer new; "moth-eaten theories about race"; "stale news".

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