Adu'sted. adj. [See Adust.]
- Burnt; scorched; dried with fire.
Sulphurous and nitrous foam
They found, they mingled, and with subtle art,
Concocted and adusted , they reduc'd
To blackest grain, and into store convey'd. Paradise Lost.
- Hot, as the complexion.
In regard they are but the fruits of adusted choler, and the evaporations of a vindicative spirit, Helia needs not much care for them; besides, she must give losers leave to speak. Howell.