dust

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dust

In addition to the idiom beginning with dust, also see bite the dust; dry as dust; in the dust; make the dust fly; shake the dust from one's feet; throw dust in someone's eyes; watch my dust; when the dust has settled.

The American Heritage® Dictionary of Idioms by Christine Ammer.
Copyright © 1997. Published by Houghton Mifflin.
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