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  • adjective superlative form of musty: most musty.

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Examples

  • Again Jansen played the mustiest of numbers with a remarkable freshness.

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  • Again Jansen played the mustiest of numbers with a remarkable freshness.

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  • In the earliest and mustiest volume of the Havenpool marriage registers (said the thin-faced gentleman) this entry may still be read by any one curious enough to decipher the crabbed handwriting of the date.

    A Changed Man

  • But as regards precedence, the observance of the forms and rites of office management, our 'revolutionariness' often gives way to the mustiest routine ...

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  • But as regards precedence, the observance of the forms and rites of office management, our 'revolutionariness' often gives way to the mustiest routine ...

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  • LAMB: Where would you go if you were going to stand in the spot where you found it to be just the worst, the dirtiest and the mustiest and where you just said, "I can't take anymore of this," or whatever your reaction was?

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  • To estimate the accuracy of its technical details the critic must be a secret service specialist, the mustiest of bookworms and a highly-trained expert in the science and language of the American advertising business.

    Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 159, 1920-07-28

  • Incidentally, he was a hard rider to hounds, a good boxer, and a man who carried a fresh-air flavour into the mustiest law chambers.

    The Land of Mist

  • Incidentally, he was a hard rider to hounds, a good boxer, and a man who carried a fresh-air flavour into the mustiest law chambers.

    The Land of Mist

  • A little more, and they would have ascribed to her the tastes of the mustiest symbolists -- and one knows how far from pleasing are those Muses 'robes, how odious the yellow bandeaux above faces expressionless as eggs.

    Barks and Purrs

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