waste basket


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Noun1.waste basket - a container with an open topwaste basket - a container with an open top; for discarded paper and other rubbish
container - any object that can be used to hold things (especially a large metal boxlike object of standardized dimensions that can be loaded from one form of transport to another)
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Had I wanted, I could have torn your muscles out of your arms and thrown them in the waste basket there."
'I don't believe in what is called negative vote, which means, for me, throwing your vote in a waste basket, I believe instead in a creative vote, not a protest vote, not a negative vote but a creative vote.
'I don't believe in what is called negative vote which means, for me, throwing your vote in a waste basket, I believe instead in a creative vote, not a protest vote, not a negative vote but a creative vote.
"Any semblance of railroading, will render all these exercise to nothing and thus, should be thrown in the waste basket. Senate will have even more reason to reject it,"Atienza warned.
I want to discard that think in the waste basket of Malaysian history.
Basic Instinct actor Michael, 74, said: "I used to have terrible stage fright and I would have a waste basket off stage and I could puke in it.
When the Hudaiybia case was thrown into a waste basket then how the Panama Papers case was decided, he asked.
"Usually, especially tactically, it isn't nice if a manager of an opponent changes shortly before you play them because usually then you can put all your tactics in the waste basket," the German said.
It's not true that the President threw into the waste basket or ripped up the arbitration award,' Cayetano said.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Up to five suspicious devices were found in a backpack in a waste basket in New Jersey, one of which exploded as bomb experts dealt with it, media and the local mayor said on Monday.
ALL this concern about the plight of refugees, migrants, fleeing 'war-torn' regimes, plus the idiotic policy of 'open borders', should either be dropped in the waste basket or held of little importance by our representatives.
Heeding a call by local anti-dumping campaigners, thousands flocked into the tent in Abboudiyyeh in order to sign a petition calling for developing Akkar instead of turning it into Lebanon's waste basket as they said.