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dust bunny

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noun

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

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Origin of dust bunny

First recorded in 1965–70
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British Dictionary definitions for dust bunny

dust bunny

noun

a small mass of fluff and dust
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