Meaning of “trash can” in the English Dictionary


(Definition of “trash can” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"trash can" in American English

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trash cannoun [ C ]

also trashcan, /ˈtræʃˌkæn/ /ˈtræʃ ˌkæn/ also trash bin

a large container for holding waste:

The snow had covered the trash cans along with everything else.

(Definition of “trash can” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)