Definitions

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  • adv. In a fusty manner.

Etymologies

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fusty +‎ -ly

Examples

  • Yet for all his roughshod opinions, Orwell was a gentle man who could be as fustily English as tea and crumpets.

    George Orwell

  • Wright overlaps the dialogue (seemingly to resurrect an Altman touch) yet he overlaps the four voices in such a way that we don't miss a word; the sequence is so fustily neat, it's drained of any life-like energy.

    The House Next Door

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