how to pronounce rust


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rust is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… executives are favor this or rust or …”

meanings of rust


  1. The deteriorated state of iron or steel as a result of moisture and oxidation.
  2. Damage caused to stamps and album pages by a fungal infection.
  3. A reddish-brown color.
  4. A similar substance based on another metal (usually with qualification, such as "copper rust").
  5. A disease of plants caused by a reddish-brown fungus.


  1. To oxidize, especially of iron or steel.
  2. To (cause to) degenerate in idleness; to make or become dull or impaired by inaction.
  3. To be affected with the parasitic fungus called rust.
  4. To cause to oxidize.


  1. A surname​.
  2. A multiparadigm programming language focused on safety, especially safe concurrency.

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