dustman Meaning in Cambridge Learner Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of "dustman" - Learner English Dictionary

See all translations

dustman

noun [C]
 
/ˈdʌstmən/ ( plural UK dustmen) UK ( US garbage man)
someone whose job is to remove rubbish from containers outside people's housesOccupations and tradesSocial services and sanitation
Translations of “dustman”
in Korean 청소부…
in Arabic عَامِل جَمع القُمامة…
in Portuguese funcionário da limpeza pública, lixeiro…
in Catalan escombriaire…
in Japanese ごみ収集人…
in Italian netturbino…
in Chinese (Traditional) (清運垃圾的)清潔工人…
in Russian мусорщик…
in Turkish çöpçü…
in Chinese (Simplified) (清运垃圾的)清洁工人…
in Polish śmieciarz…
(Definition of dustman from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More Learner's Dictionary definitions for “dustman”

Definitions of “dustman” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day
dole

the money that the government gives to people who are unemployed

Word of the Day

Are you a glass-half-full person? (Everyday Idioms)
Are you a glass-half-full person? (Everyday Idioms)
by Kate Woodford,
July 29, 2015
A reader of this blog recently asked for a post on idioms that are used in everyday English. This seemed like a reasonable request. After all, if you are going to make the effort to learn a set of English idioms, you want those idioms to be useful. The question, then, was

Read More 

responsible luxury noun
responsible luxury noun
August 03, 2015
high-end, green tourism and hospitality Jumeirah’s ‘responsible luxury’ approach is an example of a sustainable travel experience – future guests will enjoy the environment as much as today’s.

Read More