Definition of dusty
OTHER WORDS FROM dustydust·i·ly, adverbdust·i·ness, nounun·dust·y, adjective
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How to use dusty in a sentence
As one student who was sent there told Vice, “the building was musty and dusty, and the AC didn’t work.”Why some colleges win against Covid-19, and others lose|Katherine Harmon Courage|October 6, 2020|Vox
On Mars, with its greater distance and dusty atmosphere, solar power arrays would have more trouble turning sunlight into energy.How the Artemis moon mission could help get us to Mars|Neel Patel|September 23, 2020|MIT Technology Review
It was one of thousands of aging wells that crowd the dusty foothills three hours from the coast, where Chevron and other companies inject steam at high pressure to loosen up heavy crude.Oil Companies Are Profiting From Illegal Spills. And California Lets Them.|by Janet Wilson, The Desert Sun, and Lylla Younes, ProPublica|September 18, 2020|ProPublica
You’ll bikepack for three days through the park’s dusty canyons, fording the Mancos River to meet Wolf, a Ute Mountain Ute guide who’ll take you up wooden ladders into Native cliff dwellings.
Mia gets to know Lorenz’s teaching assistant Jasper in the library, where she chases a bioluminescent mouse around dusty bookshelves.Stream or Skip? A Synthetic Biologist’s Review of ‘Biohackers’ on Netflix|Elsa Sotiriadis|September 2, 2020|Singularity Hub
Alf Adams did not want to talk rats but he did want to show me his bottle collection preserved in a dusty shed.
His body is swept away with all the others, like a dried-up fly in a dusty corner.Lars Iyer’s ‘Wittgenstein Jr.’ Plumbs the Deep Fun of Philosophical Fiction|Drew Smith|October 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Dusty books, smoking pipes, tarot cards, and a Ouija board fill the antique furniture positioning any object as a clue.
Excuse me, I have to get the keffiyeh out of my dusty suitcase and pack a kilt.Up to a Point: A Free Scotland Would Be a Hilarious Disaster|P. J. O’Rourke|September 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Tucked away antique shops are piled floor-to-ceiling with dusty relics.
He looked strangely out of place in the dusty combat uniform.Sense of Obligation|Henry Maxwell Dempsey (AKA Harry Harrison)
And a little later we, too, left the post, following in the dusty wake of the paymaster's wagon and its mounted escort.Raw Gold|Bertrand W. Sinclair
The day was hot and the roads dusty, and Lawrence favored the horses all possible, but they made good progress.The Courier of the Ozarks|Byron A. Dunn
The general traced two lines on the dusty earth, about eight feet apart.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
Even Henrietta stopped eating, looked upward at the dusty ceiling, and listened for a repetition of the sound.The Campfire Girls of Roselawn|Margaret Penrose