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fusty

fus·ty

fusty

pronunciation:
fuh sti
part of speech: adjective
inflections: fustier, fustiest
definition 1: full of or smelling like mold or mildew.
a fusty old basement
similar words:
moldy, musty
definition 2: old-fashioned or conservative.
fusty ideas
similar words:
musty
derivations: fustily (adv.), fustiness (n.)