Definition of mothy in English:


Syllabification: moth·y
Pronunciation: /ˈmôTHē

adjective (mothier, mothiest)

  • Infested with or damaged by moths: tattered mothy curtains
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    • Well endowed bovines are paraded in the ring in a simulacrum of a Mr Universe competition; absurd judges in bowler hats and mothy suits dribble over muscle and leather like old queens in a biker bar.
    • ‘I came to see the mail, and the latest news,’ Clarissa said, helping her to her mothy armchair.
    • We collected around a table surrounded with mothy Confederate flags.

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grotesque quality or grotesque things collectively

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