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SOOT'Y, adjective

1. Producing soot; as sooty coal.

2. Consisting of soot; fuliginons; as sooty matter.

3. Foul with soot.

4. Black like soot; dusky; dark; as the sooty flag of Acheron.

SOOT'Y, verb transitive To black or foul with soot. [Not authorized.]