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Origin of linty

First recorded in 1600–10; lint + -y1 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for linty

Historical Examples of linty

  • But to gae back to the Linty and the Hippopotamus, resumed Kilmarkeckle.

    The Entail

    John Galt

  • Above his uniform of linty gray, Paul's face was pale and without expression.


    Sinclair Lewis

  • No need to go with muddy boots, though, or linty, or have your bow upside down.

  • Avoid the use of linty old cloths, because the thread and lint clog the traps and drains.