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junk

noun uk   /dʒʌŋk/ us  

junk noun (RUBBISH)

C1 [U] things that are considered to be of no use or value, or of low quality: We ought to clear out this cupboard - it's full of junk. I can't stand watching the junk that's on TV these days.

junk noun (DRUG)

[U] mainly US slang a dangerous drug, especially heroin

junk noun (SHIP)

junk

verb [T] uk   /dʒʌŋk/ informal us  
to get rid of something because it is of no use or value
Translations of “junk”
in Korean 쓰레기, 폐물…
in Arabic خُرْدة…
in French bric-à-brac…
in Turkish değersiz eski şeyler…
in Italian cianfrusaglie…
in Chinese (Traditional) 垃圾, 廢棄的舊東西, 破爛的東西…
in Russian хлам, барахло…
in Polish rupiecie, graty…
in Spanish trastos…
in Portuguese tralhas, trastes…
in German der Trödel, Trödel……
in Catalan trastos…
in Japanese がらくた…
in Chinese (Simplified) 垃圾, 废弃的旧东西, 破烂…
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