How to Pronounce musty?

Correct pronunciation for the word "musty" is [mˈʌsti], [mˈʌsti], [m_ˈʌ_s_t_i].

"Musty" in context

Musty is a descriptive word for an unpleasant smell caused by the presence of mold spores in places or objects. The smell is usually caused by excess moisture and is often caused by inadequate ventilation and air circulation. Typical examples of objects that may have a musty smell include books, furniture, carpets, and even wallpaper.

The musty smell is caused by mold, mildew, or fungi that are present in the air. They are attracted to warm, humid areas and tend to thrive in damp, dark places.

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