Dictionary

dust storm

noun

: a very strong wind that carries clouds of dust across a large area

Full Definition of DUST STORM

1
:  a dust-laden whirlwind that moves across an arid region and is usually associated with hot dry air and marked by high electrical tension
2
:  strong winds bearing clouds of dust

First Known Use of DUST STORM

1879

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: dustuckPrevious Word in the Dictionary: dust shotAll Words Near: dust storm
May 29, 2015
bodacious Hear it
unmistakable, remarkable, or voluptuous
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears