fusty


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Synonyms for fusty

Synonyms for fusty

Synonyms for fusty

stale and unclean smelling

old-fashioned and out of date

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Owner Mauricio Gonzalez is keen to shed the slightly fusty image that sherry has
The two might enjoy more success negotiating the future of Asia Minor while fishing than their diplomats could ever achieve in a fusty conference room.
Breaking all the rules in the book, he peed in the shower, got his mic wet in the Big Brother hot tub and caressed Ken Russell's white, fusty hair in a way I can only describe as salacious.
For the masters, the years of staff-room rivalry and bureaucratic meddling have chipped away at their youthful idealism, rendering them sardonic and wistful in their fusty old age.
Mr Dorries said: "Those who are vulnerable to infection, because of a heart condition or any other reason, perhaps need to understand this isn't just the fusty old adults trying to stop their fun.
The legal profession is well and truly banishing its fusty, male-dominated reputation of old with news that male solicitors under 40 are now outnumbered by women colleagues for the first time.
This crowded and pleasantly fusty show presented not artists' books but artworks premised on the idea of the book as a cultural form, a prism refracting conceptual, formal, psychological, and historical meaning.
Victims say it's as if their entire body smells and some have likened it to other familiar smells - fishy, fusty, like old mothballs, cheesy to name a few.
The survey, produced by NHA Executive Search and Selection, suggests opportunities within growing sectors such as e-commerce, banking and general retail are drawing key people away from an industry struggling to shake off a fusty image.
NCOOL Britannia saw off the fusty old Establishment.
To realize how critical-and how economically possible-that is, you don't have to be some luddite longing for the days of the fusty archive and the accordion file.
More than 70% said they don't feel rested after sleeping in fusty sheets and 83% go on to have an unproductive day if they have had a rough night in a bedrooom that's not fresh and free from dust.
The girl, Jessie (Whittaker), turns out to be no help whatsoever ( truculent and domestically inept, she spends her days poring over beauty magazines, clamouring for an escape from Ian's fusty Kentish Town apartment.
WELL, that's one more year chalked up - in two days* time, it's out with old, fusty 2006, and in with brand spanking new 2007.
Yes, it is, and infinite congratulations to the Worcester committee for coming up with such a welcome transformation of what used to be a fusty, dutiful old fixture.