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Related to dust out: gather dust
To remove the dust from a thing or space. A noun or pronoun can be used between "dust" and "out." Hey, dust out that vase and bring it up here so we can put the bouquet in it.
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dust something out
to brush the dust out of something. Dust this cabinet out and put the china back in. Please dust out this cabinet.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.