Translation of "dust" - English-Spanish dictionary
dust noun /dast/
› fine grains of earth, sand etc
The furniture was covered in dust. › anything in the form of fine powder
gold dust sawdust. duster noun › a cloth for removing dust.
dusty adjective ( comparative dustier, superlative dustiest) ›
a dusty floor. dustiness noun ›
calidad de polvoriento
dustbin /ˈdasbin/ noun › (British ) a container for household rubbish: trash can(American ), garbage can(American)
cubo de la basura
dust jacket /ˈdasdʒӕkit/ noun › the loose paper cover of a book.
dustman /ˈdasmən/ noun ( plural dustmen) › (British ) a person employed to remove household rubbish; garbage man(American).
dustpan /ˈdaspӕn/ noun › a type of flat container with a handle, used for holding dust swept from the floor
a dustpan and brush. dust-up noun › (British, informal) a quarrel
There was a bit of a dust-up between the two men. dust down phrasal verb › to remove the dust from with a brushing action
sacudirse el polvo
She picked herself up and dusted herself down.