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The dictionaries were covered in dust.
There were clouds of dust in the distance as the truck approached.
The sideboard is filthy – can you give it a dust?
Let's just let the dust settle before we decide what to do.
All our hopes have been turned to dust.
If you asked him to lend you money you wouldn't see him for dust.
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Definition of dust from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.