Word of the Day
adj. / \ ˈrə-stē \
Definition of rusty
1. affected by or as if by rust; especially: stiff with or as if with rust
rusty old nail
2. inept and slow through lack of practice or old age
—— rustily adv.
—— rustiness n.
Examples in a Sentence
If the machinery were not maintained properly, It would get rusty as time passes.
The door grated on its rusty hinges.