Definition of 'garbage'
Example sentences containing 'garbage'
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My clothes were in a garbage bag in the bathroom. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Would you rather be called a garbage man or a sanitation engineer? Exploring language (6th edn) (1995)The most important piece of furniture in a house is the garbage can. Times, Sunday Times (2016)And who is to blame for the penny-pinching cut in garbage collections? The Sun (2008)Those books were down in the literary cellar - next to the garbage cans. Times, Sunday Times (2007)I thought it was a bag of garbage at first. Times, Sunday Times (2010)A dense garbage of cans and plastic bags float past. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The reports are complete garbage. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Trends of 'garbage'
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Translations for 'garbage'
British English: garbage /ˈɡɑːbɪdʒ/ NOUN
Garbage is rubbish, especially waste from a kitchen.
...the collection of garbage.
- American English: garbage
- Arabic: نُفَايَة
- Brazilian Portuguese: lixo
- Chinese: 垃圾
- Croatian: otpad
- Czech: odpadky
- Danish: skrald
- Dutch: afval
- European Spanish: basura
- Finnish: roskat
- French: déchets
- German: Abfall
- Greek: σκουπίδια
- Italian: immondizia
- Japanese: ごみ
- Korean: 쓰레기
- Norwegian: søppel
- Polish: śmieci
- European Portuguese: lixo
- Romanian: gunoi
- Russian: мусор
- Spanish: basura
- Swedish: sopor
- Thai: ขยะ
- Turkish: çöp
- Ukrainian: сміття
- Vietnamese: rác thải
Definition of garbage from the Collins English Dictionary
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