leave (someone) in the dust
Definition of leave (someone) in the dust
: to go far ahead of (someone) : to be much more advanced than (someone) The company has left its competitors in the dust.
Word by Word Definitions
: bequeath, devise
: to have remaining after one's death
: to cause to remain as a trace or aftereffect
: permission to do something
: authorized especially extended absence from duty or employment
: an act of leaving : departure
: some person : somebody
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