malty

[ mawl-tee ]
/ ˈmɔl ti /

adjective, malt·i·er, malt·i·est.

of, like, or containing malt.

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Origin of malty

First recorded in 1810–20; malt + -y1

OTHER WORDS FROM malty

malt·i·ness, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for malty

  • The school that plumps for malty Rabbits and the other that goes for milky ones are equally emphatic in their choice.

    The Complete Book of Cheese|Robert Carlton Brown

British Dictionary definitions for malty

malty
/ (ˈmɔːltɪ) /

adjective maltier or maltiest

of, like, or containing malt

Derived forms of malty

maltiness, noun
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