how to pronounce dusty


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dusty is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of dusty in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… and uh a little dusty we didn't know …”

meanings of dusty


  1. Ugly, disgusting (a general term of abuse).
  2. Grey in parts.
  3. Covered with dust.
  4. Powdery and resembling dust.


  1. A nickname for someone with the surname Miller.
  2. A diminutive of the male given name Dustin.

dusty frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word dusty occurs in english on average 9.5 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics dusty can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that dusty can be often used in the following areas:

1) life, nature, and living environment;

words with pronunciation similar to dusty


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