1) (rusted) rostig
2) (fig.): (impaired by neglect) eingerostet

I am a bit rusty — ich bin ein bisschen aus der Übung

* * *
1) (covered with rust: a rusty old bicycle.) rostig
2) (not as good as it was because of lack of practice: My French is rusty.) vernachlässigt
* * *
1. (covered in rust) rostig, verrostet
2. (fig: out of practice) eingerostet fig
to be/get \rusty [ganz] aus der Übung sein/kommen
my Spanish is a bit \rusty ich bin mit meinem Spanisch etwas aus der Übung
* * *
adj (+er) (lit)
rostig; (fig) mind, maths, language eingerostet; talent verkümmert

I'm a bit rusty — ich bin etwas aus der Übung

to get rusty (lit) — verrosten; ( fig, person ) aus der Übung kommen

rusty brown — rostbraun

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rusty [ˈrʌstı] adj (adv rustily)
1. rostig, verrostet:
get rusty">rust B 1
2. fig eingerostet (Kenntnisse), verkümmert (Talent etc):
get rusty rust B 2
3. rostfarben
4. BOT vom Rost(pilz) befallen
5. abgetragen, schäbig (Kleidung)
6. heiser, rau (Stimme)
* * *
1) (rusted) rostig
2) (fig.): (impaired by neglect) eingerostet

I am a bit rusty — ich bin ein bisschen aus der Übung

* * *
gerostet adj.
rostig adj.

English-german dictionary. 2013.

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