dustbin


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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
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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.
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.
We started a mission where we asked all the shop keepers to throw the garbage in the dustbin otherwise they will be charged with the minimum amount.
SHEIKHUPURA -- aPolice failed to arrest the killer of an eight-year-old girl whose sack-packed body had been found in a dustbin about seven days ago.
The fire incident happened as a result of emmission of heat from the dustbin which tranfered to a fully loaded truck with goods worth mllions of naira parked by the fence of the dustbin.
Dubai: A carpenter landed in trouble when a woman shopper picked up a dustbin and whacked him on his head after he allegedly groped her.
Where I grew up, we had one grayish dustbin, emptied weekly.
People were sitting everywhere, and the empty spots had already been littered by some visitors," she said, questioning why some people do not bother to put their trash in a dustbin when it would take them only a few minutes to do so.
WHAT are Stourbridge's Ned's Atomic Dustbin up to in their silver jubilee?
Suspension of disbelief aside, consigning that old jacket to the refuse pile feels like casting a chapter of your life into the dustbin of your personal history.
But Simon Weightman, who lives next to where the road was cordoned off, said the floods and disruption could have been prevented if a dustbin had just been removed from a nearby drain.
Summary: A rare species of alligator has been found in a dustbin in China, according to state broadcaster CCTV.