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duster

1. The buttocks. Dad will spank your duster if he finds out you were playing so close to the street.
2. A knee-length sweater or coat. It was colder out than I thought it would be, so I threw my duster on before leaving the house.

ear-duster

Someone who is apt to gossip. Janet's definitely an ear-duster—if you tell her you're pregnant, everyone will know by noon.

duster

n. the buttocks. (see also rusty-dusty.) She fell down right on her duster.

ear-duster

n. a gossipy person. Sally is sort of an “ear-duster,” but she’s all heart.
References in classic literature ?
MISS MOPPET ties up her head in a duster, and sits before the fire.
She liked to perambulate the room with a duster in her hand, with which she stopped to polish the backs of already lustrous books, musing and romancing as she did so.
Mrs Nubbles ironed away in silence for a minute or two, and coming to the fireplace for another iron, glanced stealthily at Kit while she rubbed it on a board and dusted it with a duster, but said nothing until she had returned to her table again: when, holding the iron at an alarmingly short distance from her cheek, to test its temperature, and looking round with a smile, she observed:
Beverley picked up a duster and began slowly to sweep the floor with it.
Do you really think that I would leave the place in such a state that the first person who came in with a duster would see that there had been a robbery?"
Of course she won't pick up anything after herself; she probably never see a duster, and she'll be as hard to train into our ways as if she was a heathen."
My week with a Duster came immediately after driving a PS318,000 Bentley Mulsanne Speed for four days yet it still managed to impress.
And now we've moved on to a new Duster that builds on the old car's down-to-Earth practicalities in an all-new body that's still instantly recognisable as a Duster and almost precisely the same modest size as before.
You can still buy a Duster for less than PS10,000, even if the actual price is now PS9,995 - a rise of PS500 - and you still don't get a radio.
And while the newcomer is easily recognisable as a Duster, Dacia says that every body panel has been changed to give it a new, more modern look.
The highlight, however, of Suhail Bahwan Automobiles' (SBA) Ramadan promoA[degrees] tion on Renault vehicles this year is an opportunity for customers to enter a grand raffle draw for a Duster PE T1 as bumper prize.
As one of the actors in the commercial says, "A Duster in the city is like a bird in a cage.
So the newcomer builds on the old car's down to earth practicalities in an all-new body that's still instantly recognisable as a Duster and (hoorah!) almost precisely the same modest size as before.
Mills also worked with an SBA-sponsored fund I manage (CEI Community Ventures) to develop a duster event designed to catalyze a specialty food industry in Maine.