Synonyms of 'debris'
fragments of something destroyedSeven vehicles were damaged by flying debris.
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waste, , ,
This country produces 10 million tonnes of toxic waste every year.
unwanted household rubbish
If you see litter in the corridor, pick it up.
Thousands of bodies are still buried under the rubble.
Mark was dragged from the burning wreckage of his car.
burnt-out buildings, littered with the detritus of war
recovering gold nuggets from dross
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in the sense of detritus
debrisburnt-out buildings, littered with the detritus of war
in the sense of dross
the scum formed on the surfaces of molten metalsrecovering gold nuggets from dross
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