The stones were dark, the air musty, the ceiling low.
It smelled of musty parchment pages that were cut in different sizes and poorly bound.
The mine tunnel narrowed and the pair was forced to hunch down under the low ceiling that closed in the fetid air around them like a soaked and musty blanket.
She cleaned him up then took a shower and dug out musty clothing from a trunk at the bottom of one wardrobe.
Cochineal has a musty and bitterish taste.
The room had a musty closed-up smell and looked like a thousand other motel rooms in a thousand other cities.
A strong growth of the fungus gives the appearance of mildew on the wood, and produces an unpleasant musty smell.
Mogla, to grow musty, and the Eng.
He breathed deeply, not realizing how musty the underground world was until he breathed fresh air.
The heavy, musty scent of earth was contained within a four-by-four-foot cell, not even large enough for him to lie down.
We meet at meals three times a day, and give each other a new taste of that old musty cheese that we are.
How long shall we sit in our porticoes practising idle and musty virtues, which any work would make impertinent?