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dusty

(of a colour) tinged with grey; pale
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Spotlight (by Dr Fong, Gr2 in US), and Dusty Answer (by Zafonic, Listed-placed, dam of Gr2-placed winner Counterclaim).
The tourist board sparked a dusty answer from Aer Rianta by claiming that airport fees in Ireland were high and that current landing charges amounted to "the single greatest deficiency in tourism policy".
He recently asked the Prime Minister to give his own members more freedom to speak their minds and received a dusty answer.
Aunty Mary has a Danehill Dancer filly and is in foal to King's Best, while Dusty Answer has a Pivotal filly and has been mated to Selkirk.
His record at Goodwood might not be brilliant but John Dunlop rarely leaves the track without a winner and Dusty Answer can provide the cheer at the course today.
The Duke's mares also include Listed-placed Dusty Answer, a half-sister to last year's juvenile Listed winner Spotlight (by Dr Fong) out of Group 3 winner Dust Dancer.
Geoff Wragg's Indian Ridge filly took her time to get into full stride after Dusty Answer, who had been travelling well throughout, had gone for home two furlongs out as favourite Starfan began to struggle.