linty

[lin-tee]
adjective, lintier, lintiest.
1.
full of or covered with lint: This blue suit gets linty quickly.
2.
like lint: linty bits on his coat.

Origin:
1600–10; lint + -y1

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lint (lɪnt)
 
n
1.  an absorbent cotton or linen fabric with the nap raised on one side, used to dress wounds, etc
2.  shreds of fibre, yarn, etc
3.  chiefly (US) staple fibre for making cotton yarn
 
[C14: probably from Latin linteus made of linen, from līnum flax]
 
'linty
 
adj

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Example sentences
Now she watched her white panties flutter onto the linty gray carpet of her dormitory floor.
Avoid rubbing the stained area with a linty terry towel or a dark-colored cloth.
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