leave in the dust (to)

 Leave behind; defeat one’s competitor.

American business jargon. 2014.

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  • leave in the dust — leave (someone) in the dust US informal : to go far ahead of (someone) : to be much more advanced than (someone) The company has left its competitors in the dust. • • • Main Entry: ↑dust leave (someone) in the dust see …   Useful english dictionary

  • leave in the dust — leave (someone/something) in the dust 1. to move quickly away from someone or something. If a big truck bears down on you from behind, this powerful car can leave it in the dust. 2. to replace someone or something with something new. This new… …   New idioms dictionary

  • leave someone in the dust — leave (someone) in the dust US informal : to go far ahead of (someone) : to be much more advanced than (someone) The company has left its competitors in the dust. • • • Main Entry: ↑dust leave (someone) in the dust see …   Useful english dictionary

  • leave someone in the dust — leave (someone/something) in the dust 1. to move quickly away from someone or something. If a big truck bears down on you from behind, this powerful car can leave it in the dust. 2. to replace someone or something with something new. This new… …   New idioms dictionary

  • leave something in the dust — leave (someone/something) in the dust 1. to move quickly away from someone or something. If a big truck bears down on you from behind, this powerful car can leave it in the dust. 2. to replace someone or something with something new. This new… …   New idioms dictionary

  • leave somebody in the dust — leave sb in the ˈdust idiom (NAmE) to leave sb far behind Main entry: ↑dustidiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • the dust from one's feet — (see Bible, Matthew 10.14) to leave hurriedly or gladly (lit and figurative) ● shake …   Useful english dictionary

  • leave someone/something in the dust — surpass someone or something easily today s modems leave their predecessors in the dust …   Useful english dictionary

  • Leave Home (The Chemical Brothers song) — Infobox Single Name = Leave Home Artist = The Chemical Brothers from Album = Exit Planet Dust Released = start date|1995|06|5 Format = CD, 7 Recorded = 1995 Genre = Big Beat Length = 5 mins 33 secs Label = Virgin Records Producer = The Chemical… …   Wikipedia

  • leave someone/thing in the dust — surpass someone or something easily. → dust …   English new terms dictionary

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