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adust Line breaks: adust
Pronunciation: /əˈdʌst/

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Definition of adust in English:


1Scorched; burnt.
2Gloomy; melancholic.


Late Middle English: from French aduste or Latin adustus 'burnt', from adurere, from ad 'to' (as an intensifier) + urere 'to burn'.

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