fine dry powder consisting of particles of earth, dirt, etc.
remains of a dead person
clear of dust by wiping, clear furniture, etc. of dust
cover with dust or fine powder
"the furniture was covered with dust"
"astronomers say that the empty space between planets actually contains measurable amounts of dust"
"dust the cabinets"
"The artist dusted the charcoal drawing down to a faint image"
"dust the bread with flour"
"He scattered gun powder under the wagon"
There wasn't one chip, one scratch, one speck of dust anywhere.
出自： J. Braine
The peppering of red road dust on the old man's hat.
出自： E. Welty
Drought had..dried the soil to a fine grey dust, that now rose up on every wind.
出自： U. Le Guin
We go out..and dust our feet along its thoroughfares.
出自： J. A. Froude
She stood up and dusted herself down.
They dusted down the whole house before they started decorating.
把你身上的土掸净。 dust sth ⇔ off
Four years after he graduated from school,Tom decided to dust off his algebra books.
毕业4年后,汤姆决定重温搁置已久的代数书。 dust off
She dusted off faster than a wind.