Meaning of “not see sb for dust” in the English Dictionary


"not see sb for dust" in English

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not see sb for dust

UK informal

used to describe someone leaving quickly in order to avoid something:

If you let him know that Margaret's coming, you won't see him for dust.

(Definition of “not see sb for dust” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)