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Wordnet 3.0


1. stale and unclean smelling;
[syn: fusty, musty, frowsty]

2. old-fashioned and out of date;
[syn: fusty, standpat(a), unprogressive, nonprogressive]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Fusty \Fusty\, a. [Compar. Fustier; superl. Fustiest.] [See 2d Fust.] 1. Moldy; musty; ill-smelling; rank. "A fusty nut." "Fusty plebeians." --Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. Moping. [Archaic] [1913 Webster] A melancholy, fusty humor. --Pepys. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

fusty adj 1: stale and unclean smelling [syn: fusty, musty, frowsty] 2: old-fashioned and out of date [syn: fusty, standpat(a), unprogressive, nonprogressive]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

114 Moby Thesaurus words for "fusty": archaic, back-number, bad, bad-smelling, banal, bewhiskered, blasted, blighted, blown, bromidic, bygone, close, common, commonplace, corny, crumbling, cut-and-dried, dated, despoiled, dilapidated, dirty, disheveled, dusty, fade, familiar, fecal, fetid, filthy, flyblown, foul, frowsty, frowsy, frowy, frowzy, fulsome, funky, gamy, gone to seed, graveolent, hackney, hackneyed, high, ill-smelling, maggoty, malodorous, mephitic, miasmal, miasmic, mildewed, mildewy, moldering, moldy, moss-grown, moth-eaten, musty, nidorous, noisome, noxious, odorous, offensive, old hat, olid, outdated, passe, platitudinous, putrid, rancid, rank, ravaged, reasty, reasy, reechy, reeking, reeky, repulsive, rotten, ruined, ruinous, rusty, set, slipshod, sloppy, slovenly, smellful, smelling, smelly, smutted, smutty, squalid, square, stale, stenchy, stereotyped, stinking, stock, strong, stuffy, sulfurous, threadbare, time-scarred, timeworn, trite, truistic, unkempt, unoriginal, vile, warmed-over, weevily, well-known, well-worn, worm-eaten, wormy, worn, worn thin