Definitions

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  • n. A brush of feathers, bristles, or hair, for removing dust from furniture.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A brush of feathers, bristles, or hair, for removing dust from furniture.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A brush made of feathers, fine bristles, tissue-paper, or the like, for removing dust, as from furniture, walls, framed pictures, etc.

Etymologies

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dust +‎ brush

Examples

  • For the first two days, when she could get no one to talk to her, she passed most of her time sitting in the cabin, holding in one of her hands a dustbrush, and in the other

    The Great Stone of Sardis

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