garbage down

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Verb1.garbage down - eat a large amount of food quickly; "The children gobbled down most of the birthday cake"
eat - take in solid food; "She was eating a banana"; "What did you eat for dinner last night?"
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The scandalous images of trucks pouring loose garbage down valleys and into streams and vacant lots within populated areas, along with videos of garbage fires belching poisonous smoke, prompted a popular campaign to hold the government accountable for its myriad failures, called You Stink.
He clearly wants to prove to people who don't even use state schools he's on a crusade to stop teachers stuffing left-wing, empirehating garbage down young throats.
Additionally, instead of throwing all the garbage down the waste chute of their building, Swati said she separates the glass, plastics and food component and drops them into each bin separately.
And we haven't started on the internet, which pours unsolicited world-class garbage down your computer at a huge rate of knots.