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sooty (adj.)

mid-13c., from soot + -y (2). Related: Sootily; sootiness.

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Definitions of sooty

sooty (adj.)
of the blackest black; similar to the color of jet or coal;
Synonyms: coal-black / jet / jet-black / pitchy
sooty (adj.)
covered with or as if with soot;
a sooty chimney
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