Definition of the dust settles
- I'll call you as soon as the dust settles from the move.
- When the dust settled and the votes were recounted, she had won the election.
- You should let the dust settle before you make any big decisions.
: fine particles of matter (as of earth)
: the particles into which something disintegrates
: something worthless
: to make dusty
: to make free of dust
: to sprinkle with fine particles
: to place so as to stay
: to establish in residence
: to furnish with inhabitants : colonize
: a wooden bench with arms, a high solid back, and an enclosed foundation which can be used as a chest
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