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Synonyms for dust

grime

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particles

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remove dust from

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bite the dust

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Synonyms for dust

to scatter or release in drops or small particles

Synonyms for dust

fine powdery material such as dry earth or pollen that can be blown about in the air

the remains of something that has been destroyed or broken up

free microscopic particles of solid material

remove the dust from

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rub the dust over a surface so as to blur the outlines of a shape

cover with a light dusting of a substance

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These older models are still useful, so don't let them gather dust on a shelf.
Why has the the city's Boulton, Watt and Murdoch statue been allowed to gather dust in a warehouse in Telford for so long?
The advent of eBay has altered the way we value objects that gather dust.
The secret files were shipped off to the Vatican where they were allowed to gather dust over the decades.
And I've known one or two people who have slipped them unceremoniously on the top of the refrigerator, where they gather dust and dry out.
It's hard to sit and watch your neighbor sell to top markets while your own products gather dust.
I've paid a lot for it, so I don't need it to gather dust.
But we also know from the children who ring us that all too often school anti-bullying policies are left to gather dust on the shelf.
A QUARTER of all schoolchildren will be bullied this year while anti-bullying policies gather dust on a shelf.