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dust·bin

 (dŭst′bĭn′)
n. Chiefly British
A can or barrel for refuse.

dustbin

(ˈdʌstˌbɪn)
n
a large, usually cylindrical container for rubbish, esp one used by a household. US and Canadian names: garbage can or trash can

dust•bin

(ˈdʌstˌbɪn)

n. Chiefly Brit.
a container for rubbish; garbage can.
[1840–50]

dustbin

garbage can
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.dustbin - a bin that holds rubbish until it is collecteddustbin - a bin that holds rubbish until it is collected
bin - a container; usually has a lid
Translations
صُنْدوق الزِّبالَهصُنْدُوق القُمَامَة
popelnice
skraldespandaffaldsspand
roskakoriroskapönttöroskis
kanta za otpad
szeméttartó
ruslatunna
ごみ箱
쓰레기통
smetnjak
papperskorgsoptunna
ที่ใส่ขยะ
çöp sepetiçöp tenekesi/bidonu
thùng rác

dustbin

[ˈdʌstbɪn] (Brit)
A. Ncubo m de la basura
B. CPD dustbin liner Nbolsa f de basura

dustbin

[ˈdʌstbɪn] n (British)poubelle fdustbin man [dustbin men] (pl) n (British)éboueur m

dustbin

[ˈdʌstˌbɪn] nbidone m della spazzatura

dust

(dast) noun
1. fine grains of earth, sand etc. The furniture was covered in dust.
2. anything in the form of fine powder. gold-dust; sawdust.
verb
to free (furniture etc) from dust. She dusts (the house) once a week.
ˈduster noun
a cloth for removing dust.
ˈdusty adjective
a dusty floor.
ˈdustiness noun
dustbin (ˈdasbin) noun
(American ˈgarbage-can or ˈtrash-can) a container for household rubbish.
dust-jacket (ˈdasdʒӕkit) noun
the loose paper cover of a book.
dustman (ˈdasmən) noun
a person employed to remove household rubbish.
dustpan (ˈdaspӕn) noun
a type of flat container with a handle, used for holding dust swept from the floor.
ˈdust-up noun
a quarrel. There was a bit of a dust-up between the two men.
dust down
to remove the dust from with a brushing action. She picked herself up and dusted herself down.
throw dust in someone's eyes
to try to deceive someone.

dustbin

صُنْدُوق القُمَامَة popelnice skraldespand Mülleimer σκουπιδοτενεκές caneca de la basura, cubo de la basura roskapönttö corbeille kanta za otpad pattumiera ごみ箱 쓰레기통 vuilnisbak søppelkasse śmietnik caixote do lixo, lata de lixo мусорный ящик soptunna ที่ใส่ขยะ çöp sepeti thùng rác 垃圾箱
References in classic literature ?
Of all God-forsaken dustbins of Nature, I think the most heart-breaking are places like that bandstand, that were meant to be festive and are forlorn.
That means that he borrowed the first two quite recently from some cottage, as we supposed, but the ladder has been a long time in this rotten old dustbin.
During the second week of January the three dustbins located on Al Nakheel Street, Ajman, were removed by the municipality without prior notice.
This request for quotation seeks to appoint suppliers for the supply of dustbins into espos warehouse.
Summary: Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], Jan 30 (ANI): As an initiative to keep the city clean and green, the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) on Tuesday has ordered all the shopkeepers to keep two dustbins outside their shops.
It is to be agreed to the fact that all educational institutes have proper garbage systems dustbins are placed in every corner of classrooms, grounds and in front of cafeterias.
They were of the view to devise a mechanism involving non-government organizations to collect the leftover food from five-start hotels and distribute among needy, instead of dumping in dustbins.
In a startling revelation, the foundation has sought ` 53 lakh as sponsorship for making 500 makeshift toilets, acquiring 200 dustbins and appointing 200 Swachh Bharat Inspectors ( volunteers) for the three- day cultural event on the banks of river Yamuna.
Later I lived in a city where three dustbins had become mandatory: Blue was for regular waste, green meant "compostable" waste and yellow was for recyclable waste such as paper.
I noticed people were smoking at the bus shelters and fresh fag ends were overflowing from the dustbins.
Almost every day you see these "garbage pickers" putting their hands in dustbins, opening dirty garbage bags and throwing litter on the road in a bid to get empty soda cans.
The people throw plastic bags, rappers and other waste materials despite having dustbins installed at these places by the administration.