Synonyms of musty in English:

musty


See definition of musty

adjective

1‘the room smelled musty’

SYNONYMS

mouldy, stale, fusty, damp, dank, mildewed, mildewy, decayed, smelly, stuffy, airless, unventilated

British frowsty

North American informal funky

rare mucid

ANTONYMS

fresh, fragrant

2‘when I read it again, the play seemed musty’

SYNONYMS

unoriginal, uninspired, unimaginative, hackneyed, derivative, stale, flat, tired, banal, trite, clichéd, dry as dust, old-fashioned, antiquated, antediluvian, out of date, outdated, hoary, moth-eaten, worn out, threadbare, out of fashion, behind the times, obsolete

passé, vieux jeu

informal old hat, hacky

ANTONYMS

fresh, modern