duster coat

duster coat
noun see duster

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • duster — noun Date: 1576 1. one that removes dust 2. a. (1) a long lightweight overgarment to protect clothing from dust (2) a long coat cut like a duster called also duster coat b. a dress length housecoat …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • duster — noun 1》 a cloth for dusting furniture. 2》 (also duster coat or dustcoat) a woman s loose lightweight coat without buttons, of a style originally worn when travelling in an open car.     ↘N. Amer. a short, light housecoat …   English new terms dictionary

  • Duster — may refer to: DSK Duster, glider Duster (clothing), a long, loose coat or housecoat Feather duster Duster (band), an American space rock band Duster (Mother 3), a main character in the game Mother 3 Dacia Duster, a Romanian automobile Gas duster …   Wikipedia

  • duster — [dus′tər] n. 1. a person or thing that dusts 2. a brush or cloth for removing dust from furniture, etc. 3. a device for sprinkling on a powder, as for applying an insecticide ☆ 4. a lightweight coat worn to protect the clothes from dust, as… …   English World dictionary

  • Duster (clothing) — Old West reenactor wearing a duster A duster is a light, loose fitting long coat. The original dusters were full length, light colored canvas or linen coats worn by horsemen to protect their clothing from trail dust. These dusters were typically… …   Wikipedia

  • Coat (clothing) — For other uses, see Coat (disambiguation). Not to be confused with Overcoat, a garment meant solely as an outer garment. A coat is a long garment worn by both men and women,[1] for warmth or fashion. Coats typically have long sleeves and are open …   Wikipedia

  • coat — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) v. t. cover, crust; plaster, paint, varnish, glaze; plate; protect. n. jacket, overcoat, ulster, sack, cutaway, tunic; coating; tegument, shell, envelope, skin, peel, rind, surface, cover. See clothing,… …   English dictionary for students

  • duster — UK [ˈdʌstə(r)] / US [ˈdʌstər] noun [countable] Word forms duster : singular duster plural dusters 1) a cloth for removing dust from the surfaces of furniture 2) American a light coat that you wear to protect your clothes from dust 3) American… …   English dictionary

  • duster — dust•er [[t]ˈdʌs tər[/t]] n. 1) a person or thing that removes or applies dust 2) a cloth, brush, etc., for removing dust 3) clo a lightweight knee length housecoat 4) an apparatus or device for sprinkling dust, powder, insecticide, or the like… …   From formal English to slang

  • duster — /dus teuhr/, n. 1. a person or thing that removes or applies dust. 2. a cloth, brush, etc., for removing dust. 3. a lightweight housecoat. 4. an apparatus or device for sprinkling dust, powder, insecticide, or the like, esp. on plants. 5. a… …   Universalium

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