German translation of 'dusting'
⇒ to do the dusting
- a dusting of snow
eine dünne Schneedecke
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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⇒ covered in dust
⇒ to gather dust(literal, figurative)
⇒ we'll let the dust settle first(figurative)
wir warten, bis sich die Wogen geglättet haben
⇒ to give sth a dust
Staub wischen in +dat
⇒ it's (all) done and dusted(British) (figurative, informal)
das ist (alles) unter Dach und Fach
- [cleaner etc]
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 German Dictionary