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drafty

[ draf-tee, drahf- ]
/ 藞dr忙f ti, 藞dr蓱f- /
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adjective, draft路i路er, draft路i路est.
characterized by or admitting currents of air, usually uncomfortable.
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Also especially British, draught路y .

Origin of drafty

First recorded in 1840鈥50; draft + -y1

OTHER WORDS FROM drafty

draft路i路ly, adverbdraft路i路ness, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for drafty

drafty
/ (藞dr蓱藧ft瑟) /

adjective draftier or draftiest
the usual US spelling of draughty

Derived forms of drafty

draftily, adverbdraftiness, noun
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition 漏 William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 漏 HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
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