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rusty

(rust'e) [AS. rustig]
Reddish; resembling or containing rust. Synonym: rubiginous
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But Henrietta rejects Miss Fisher as a potential confidante because, apart from communication's being awkward between them since Miss Fisher "seemed to be translating, and translating rustily," Henrietta senses that "her state of mind seemed to be foreign also, not able to be 'explained in English however much you had" (The House in Paris [HP hereafter] 19).
Indeed, some of the passing was rustily poor and although McLeish hopes to generate many more dangerous crosses in the penalty area by employing thrusting wide men in Hameur Bouazza and Scott Sinclair, too many of them didn't reach their target.
TUCKED away in a cluster of boxes in a quiet corner of Clarehaven, Raven's Pass and a few friends eat, sleep and thrive to the clackety-clack of the trains rattling along the railway that runs rustily past their front door.