Definition of 'plastic'
Example sentences containing 'plastic'
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And if you get that wrong it can look like a plastic dummy. Times, Sunday Times (2017)It was discovered in a hospital plastic bag. Times, Sunday Times (2017)There must be a collective noun for these sorry plastic boxes: a good intention? Times, Sunday Times (2016)They are plastic, and one of them used to be white. Times, Sunday Times (2017)They are made from recycled plastic and hold up to 3 litres. Times, Sunday Times (2016)TINY plastic beads used in hundreds of household products are to be banned. The Sun (2016)Birds and fish can be harmed by accidentally consuming the cotton bud stems and the plastic can also act as a sponge for chemical pollutants. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The tattooed England winger became hooked on building the plastic toys as he missed all four autumn internationals with a thumb injury and torn quad muscle. The Sun (2017)Ditch the plastic Don't microwave food in plastic containers. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Thread fruit on to skewers and place in plastic freezer box with a lid. The Sun (2013)What is the most widely used plastic in the world? Times, Sunday Times (2015)Her walls are sheets of plastic and the floor is dirt. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The famous actors look more plastic than the sets and the plot is a video game. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Place in a plastic food bag and seal. The Sun (2015)The apparatus is aesthetically fragile and consists of more plastic than metal. Times, Sunday Times (2010)When a faulty heart valve can be used instead of metal and plastic ones. The Sun (2013)The new occupants were planting a tree when they found a plastic bag. Times, Sunday Times (2010)She has had so much plastic surgery she could be melted down and recycled. The Sun (2011)We put our plastic in a napkin and asked the waiter to choose. The Sun (2010)They are potentially less troublesome than those made of the softer modern plastics. An Alternative Approach to Allergies (1990)How many bits of plastic do you think they found? Times, Sunday Times (2014)Your passport is taken from you and exchanged for a small plastic card. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Using plastic would mean considerable cost savings. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Return to the plastic box and the freezer. Times, Sunday Times (2006)We used a plastic slide and placed our fingers on it. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Pride of place goes to the plastic toy sailor. The Sun (2007)And an attempt was made to burn them under a plastic sheet. The Sun (2010)Buy yourself a light, plastic rake to make it easy. Times, Sunday Times (2012)It is clad in tactile, warm plastic and is smooth enough to roll through your fingers like a worry stone. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Trends of 'plastic'
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