French translation of 'dusting'
⇒ I hate dusting!
Je déteste faire les poussières!to do the dusting
faire les poussières
Example Sentences Including 'dusting'
Made a show of dusting books or checking titles against an inventory.Forests of the Night
Getting in a paddy if the help moved one of his figurines half an inch when she was dusting.MR STARLIGHT (2004)
There was probably a fine dusting of snow on the hills around the city.Prosecutor
Trends of 'dusting'
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poussière fto bite the dust (= fail)
ne pas faire long feuwhen the dust settles (= when things are calmer)
quand les choses se seront tassées (inf)to gather dust (= be unused)
moisir dans un coin
⇒ I dusted the shelves.
J'ai épousseté les étagères.
- (= cover with a fine layer)
to dust sth with sth
saupoudrer qch de qch
Example Sentences Including 'dust'
Along the road in the red dust was a different suburb of Lomé.INSTRUMENTS OF DARKNESS (2002)
The Pavane murder was still on the chart, like a gallery exhibition gathering dust.YESTERDAY'S SHADOW (2002)
Under the film of fingerprint dust , it all looked surprisingly domesticated.THE LAST TEMPTATION (2002)
Translation of dusting from the Collins English to French Dictionary