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English definition of “dump”

dump

noun [C]
 
 
/dʌmp/ (also UK tip)
WASTE a place where people take things that they do not want: We took our old mattress to the dump.Environmental issuesRubbish and wasteProtection and protectorsRemoving and getting rid of thingsTaking things away from someone or somewhereRubbish and wasteEnvironmental issues
UNTIDY PLACE informal a place that is dirty and untidy: His room is a dump.Dirty and untidyUnpleasant placesPlaces and locations
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