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See definition of dust off on Dictionary.com
  • as indrop
  • as inmurder
  • as input away

synonyms for dust off

  • cancel
  • end
  • give up
  • leave
  • lose
  • stop
  • abort
  • adios
  • cease
  • desert
  • discontinue
  • dismiss
  • disown
  • ditch
  • divorce
  • forfeit
  • forsake
  • interrupt
  • jilt
  • kick
  • quit
  • reject
  • relinquish
  • remit
  • renounce
  • repudiate
  • resign
  • sacrifice
  • scratch
  • scrub
  • separate
  • shake
  • terminate
  • be alienated from
  • break with
  • call off
  • cast off
  • eighty-six
  • forget about
  • have done with
  • part from
  • part with
  • throw over
  • wash out
  • waste one
  • wipe out
  • write off

antonyms for dust off

MOST RELEVANT
  • continue
  • keep
  • maintain
  • start
  • hold
  • pursue
  • take up
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How to use dust off in a sentence

A far-off volley rumbled over the plain, and a few birds stirred uneasily among the trees.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
In the aperture of the window, amid piles of paper, stood a rickety old table, covered with dust.
HILDA LESSWAYSARNOLD BENNETT
It was little better than coal dust, and would not carry a ball fifty paces to kill or wound.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
Never mind the dust; I've turned it on to make believe we're going tremendously fast.
DAVY AND THE GOBLINCHARLES E. CARRYL
He laid it upon the floor, and took out a plaster mask, and brushing and blowing off the saw-dust, held it up.
CHECKMATEJOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU
When the smoke and dust cleared away nothing stirred on the whole of that piece of ground.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
Tressan smote the table before him a blow that shook some of the dust out of the papers that cumbered it.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
A fearsome thunderstorm or howling tornado of dust might reveal her fickleness of mood at any moment.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
Her feet crush creeping things: there is a busy ant or blazoned beetle, with its back broken, writhing in the dust, unseen.
GOD AND MY NEIGHBOURROBERT BLATCHFORD
If Lyn gave Lessard the right figures, there should be between a hundred and forty or fifty pounds of dust.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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