Definition of musky
: having an odor of or resembling musk
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Speaking of fish, musky season here runs Memorial Day to the end of November.
The opening moments of the production, at the Bushwick Starr, resemble an overcrowded dorm party: red lights, musky incense, heaps of audience bodies squashed together on floor cushions or sitting cheek-to-cheek on wooden benches.
That, plus the effects from your brain’s natural opiates and dopamine, and your romantic partner’s traits — strong jaw, piercing blue eyes, musky scent — leave a sort of neural fingerprint.
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: having an odor of or resembling musk musky perfume
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