Detailed Translations for dust from English to Dutch


dust [the ~] noun

  1. the dust (dust particles)
    – fine powdery material such as dry earth or pollen that can be blown about in the air 1
    het stof; de stofdeeltjes
  2. the dust (remove; wipe off)
    – remove the dust from 1
    afnemen; afstoffen; afwissen
  3. the dust (speck of dust; grit; smut)
    – fine powdery material such as dry earth or pollen that can be blown about in the air 1
    het vuiltje; het stofje
  4. the dust
    – fine powdery material such as dry earth or pollen that can be blown about in the air 1
    het stof
    – heel kleine droge deeltjes die overal neerdalen 2
    • stof [het ~] noun
      • bovenop de boekenkast lag veel stof2

to dust verb (dusts, dusted, dusting)

  1. to dust (remove; clear away; clear up)
    – remove the dust from 1
    afnemen; afstoffen; stoffen
    • afnemen verb (neem af, neemt af, nam af, namen af, afgenomen)
    • afstoffen verb (stof af, stoft af, stofte af, stoften af, afgestoft)
    • stoffen verb (stof, stoft, stofte, stoften, gestoft)
  2. to dust
    – remove the dust from 1
    • afkloppen verb (klop af, klopt af, klopte af, klopten af, afgeklopt)
  3. to dust

Conjugations for dust:

  1. dust
  2. dust
  3. dusts
  4. dust
  5. dust
  6. dust
simple past
  1. dusted
  2. dusted
  3. dusted
  4. dusted
  5. dusted
  6. dusted
present perfect
  1. have dusted
  2. have dusted
  3. has dusted
  4. have dusted
  5. have dusted
  6. have dusted
past continuous
  1. was dusting
  2. were dusting
  3. was dusting
  4. were dusting
  5. were dusting
  6. were dusting
  1. shall dust
  2. will dust
  3. will dust
  4. shall dust
  5. will dust
  6. will dust
continuous present
  1. am dusting
  2. are dusting
  3. is dusting
  4. are dusting
  5. are dusting
  6. are dusting
  1. be dusted
  2. be dusted
  3. be dusted
  4. be dusted
  5. be dusted
  6. be dusted
  1. dust!
  2. let's dust!
  3. dusted
  4. dusting
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

Translation Matrix for dust:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
afnemen dust; remove; wipe off declining in force; decrease in power; decrease in strength; weakening
afstoffen dust; remove; wipe off
afwissen dust; remove; wipe off
stof dust; dust particles cloth; fabric; material; matter; stuff; textile
stofdeeltjes dust; dust particles
stofje dust; grit; smut; speck of dust
vuiltje dust; grit; smut; speck of dust
- debris; detritus; junk; rubble
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
afkloppen dust
afnemen clear away; clear up; dust; remove be shortcoming; cadge; collar; collect; come round for; curtail; decline; decrease; diminish; dwindle; expropriate; fetch; filch; go down; go thieving; lessen; make off with; mark down; nick; pick up; pilfer; pinch; purloin; reduce; regress; remove; rob; scale down; shrink; shrink away; sink; snatch; snitch; steal; swipe; take; take along; take away; wain; waining
afstoffen clear away; clear up; dust; remove
afwissen wipe off
stof afkloppen dust
stoffen clear away; clear up; dust; remove stew
- disperse; dot; scatter; sprinkle
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- powder; sprinkle

Related Words for "dust":

Synonyms for "dust":

Related Definitions for "dust":

  1. fine powdery material such as dry earth or pollen that can be blown about in the air1
    • the furniture was covered with dust1
  2. free microscopic particles of solid material1
    • astronomers say that the empty space between planets actually contains measurable amounts of dust1
  3. the remains of something that has been destroyed or broken up1
  4. remove the dust from1
    • dust the cabinets1
  5. rub the dust over a surface so as to blur the outlines of a shape1
    • The artist dusted the charcoal drawing down to a faint image1
  6. distribute loosely1
  7. cover with a light dusting of a substance1
    • dust the bread with flour1

Wiktionary Translations for dust:

  1. (transitive) to remove dust from
  2. (intransitive) to clean by removing dust
  1. fine, dry particles
  1. ontdoen van stof
  1. heel kleine deeltjes

Cross Translation:
dust vuilnis Kehricht — durch kehren mit einem Besen zusammengetragener Müll oder Schmutz
dust stof Staub — fein verteilte, kleine feste Partikel, die in der Luft schweben oder sich ablagern
dust afdrogen; vegen; afvegen; wissen; afwissen essuyer — Traductions à trier suivant le sens
dust stof poussièreparticule très fines de terre ou de toute autre matière réduire en poudre.

Related Translations for dust