Definition of Linty

1. Adjective. Of or pertaining to lint. ¹



2. Adjective. Covered with lint. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Linty

1. covered with lint [adj LINTIER, LINTIEST]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Linty

linties
lintiest
linting
lintisite
lintless
lintol
lintols
lintonite
lintonites
lints
lintseed
lintseeds
lintuzumab
lintwhite
lintwhites
linty (current term)
linum
linums
linuron
linurons
linustatinase
liny
linyphiid
linyphiids
lio-
liocranid sac spider
liocranid sac spiders
lion
lion's-ear
lion's beard

Literary usage of Linty

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1. Publications by English Dialect Society (1894)
"See linty. LIPPEN, to trust, to depend on. " Aa canna lippen him "— cannot trust him by himself. " Aa darna lippen on't"—dare not depend upon it. ..."

2. Northumberland Words by Richard Oliver Heslop, Harry Haldane, Oliver Heslop (1894)
"linty is sometimes applied to the name of the lesser whitethroat, Curruca garrula. The linnet (Cannabina linola) is also called linty or ..."

3. Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine (1834)
"... for instance, or the linty ; but these are general favourites—more especially the linty—and no wonder, for how gentle are all its habits—it is not so ..."

4. Cooking for Two: A Handbook for Young Housekeepers by Hill, Janet McKenzie (1909)
"... not old and linty) 3 Floor Cloths (new, not old and linty) 3 Lamp Cloths 6 Dusting Cloths (new, not old and linty) 5 yards of Cheese Cloth Fine Linen ..."

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