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dusty

adjective
 
 
/ˈdʌsti/
B1 covered with dust (= powder of dirt): a dusty old chair dusty streetsDirty and untidy
Translations of “dusty”
in Korean 먼지 투성이인…
in Arabic مُترِب…
in Portuguese empoeirado…
in Catalan polsós…
in Japanese ほこりっぽい…
in Italian polveroso…
in Chinese (Traditional) 布滿灰塵的, 略帶灰色的,淺灰色的…
in Russian пыльный…
in Turkish tozlu, toz toprak içinde…
in Chinese (Simplified) 布满灰尘的, 略带灰色的,浅灰色的…
in Polish zakurzony…
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