dust bunny


noun

Slang. a loose, tangled ball of dust, lint, hair, etc., especially as found under a low piece of furniture.

Origin of dust bunny

First recorded in 1965–70
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Related Words for dust bunny

grime, dirt, soil, powder, soot, earth, lint, sand, refuse, grit, smut, ashes, filth, ground, loess, granules, cinders, down, fiber, fur

British Dictionary definitions for dust bunny

dust bunny

noun

a small mass of fluff and dust
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