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dusty

adjective uk   us   /ˈdʌs.ti/
B1 covered in dust: Piles of dusty books lay on the floor. We drove along the dusty road. slightly grey in colour: dusty pink
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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