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mothy

[maw-thee, moth-ee] /ˈmɔ θi, ˈmɒθ i/
adjective, mothier, mothiest.
1.
containing moths.
Origin
1590-1600
1590-1600; moth + -y1
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  • But the great physicist was also engagingly simple, trading ties and socks for mothy sweaters and sweatshirts.
British Dictionary definitions for mothy

mothy

/ˈmɒθɪ/
adjective mothier, mothiest
1.
ragged; moth-eaten
2.
containing moths; full of moths
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