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a. A hard rough lump growing on the skin, caused by infection with certain viruses and occurring typically on the hands or feet.
b. A similar growth or protuberance, as on a plant.
2. A genital wart.
a. One that resembles or is likened to a wart, especially in unattractiveness or smallness.
b. An imperfection; a flaw.
warts and all Slang
All defects and imperfections notwithstanding: They love each other, warts and all.

[Middle English, from Old English wearte.]

wart′ed, wart′y adj.
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Adj.1.warty - (of skin) covered with warts or projections that resemble warts
rough, unsmooth - having or caused by an irregular surface; "trees with rough bark"; "rough ground"; "rough skin"; "rough blankets"; "his unsmooth face"
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[ˈwɔːtɪ] ADJverrugoso
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005


a. verrugoso-a, rel. a verrugas.
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References in classic literature ?
Not unlike an alligator in shape, with spikes on its head and tail, with a warty, squatty ridge-encrusted body, a big pouch beneath its chin, and long-toed claws, it was enough to strike terror into the heart of almost any one.
Hold up your near fore-foot and I'll impress the fact upon it, warty toad of a dried mud-puddle." Deesa took a tent-peg and banged Moti Guj ten times on the nails.
Propped on its long row of low thick-legged columns, its back knobbed with domes, it seemed like a vast warty bug taking a meditative walk.
For one moment I had a vision of a horrible mask like a giant toad's, of a warty, leprous skin, and of a loose mouth all beslobbered with fresh blood.
I, the daughter of an earl, the niece of a king, wed to the warty toad, Peter of Colfax!"
(34,36) The warty excrescences in verrucous carcinoma tend to be coarse and irregular, whereas those in giant condyloma acuminatum are finer and more regular.
I remember the beaky, warty nose of the witch who climbed up Rapunzel's tremendous tresses, and also the weird, tricky little man called Rumpelstiltskin who could spin straw into gold.
They are old, haggard and warty, some with tattered clothes and scraggly hair.
The Kaliwa watershed is home to various threatened wildlifesuch as the Northern Philippine Hawk-eagle (Nisaetus philippensis), Philippine Brown Deer (Rusa marianna), Philippine Warty Pig (Sus philippensis), Vulnerable Northern Rufous Hornbill (Buceros hydrocorax), Philippine Eagle (Pithecophaga jefferyi), and restricted-range birds of the Luzon endemic bird area, which are found nowhere else on the planet.