Synonyms for musty

Synonyms for (adjective) musty

Synonyms: musty, frowsty, fusty

Definition: stale and unclean smelling

Similar words: unpleasant-smelling, stinky, ill-smelling, malodorous, malodourous

Definition: having an unpleasant smell


Synonyms: moldy, mouldy, musty

Definition: covered with or smelling of mold

Usage: moldy bread; a moldy (or musty) odor

Similar words: stale

Definition: lacking freshness, palatability, or showing deterioration from age

Usage: stale bread; the beer was stale