Recent Examples of sooty from the Web
Some of the plant sap and insect excreta drop on the foliage to provide a substrate for the sooty mold fungus that now coats the leaves of your allamanda.
Howard said that three or four sooty terns (seabirds) working a weedline is often a good sign of dolphin.
Unhallowed Metropolis is a tabletop roleplaying game set in a dim and sooty future.
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First Known Use of sooty
SOOTY Defined for Kids
Definition of sooty for Students
1 : covered with soot sooty hands
2 : like soot in color a sooty bird
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