Definition of gather or collect dust in English:
Remain unused: some professors let their computers gather dust
More example sentences
- A survey last year revealed many parents put the value of unused and unwanted toys gathering dust in their cupboards at up to £500.
- Often times, they even have a seemingly obsolete computer that is unused and is gathering dust somewhere.
- Many families also have unused sports equipment sitting in their garage gathering dust, which we can turn into cash.