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See definition of dumpster on Dictionary.com
  • as ingarbage can
  • as intrash can

synonyms for dumpster

  • dustbin
  • trash can
  • ashcan
  • circular file
  • garbage pail
  • trash basket
  • waste basket
  • wastebin
  • wastepaper basket
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How to use dumpster in a sentence

They never had to dive into dumpsters behind the 7-11 to fish out Playboy magazines.
A GIFT GUIDE 4 TEENS WHO ALREADY OWN EVERYTHING ANYONE COULD EVER OWNEUGENE ROBINSONJULY 9, 2021OZY
That means a lot of recycled plastic can only be used to make items whose color doesn’t matter, such as benches and dumpsters.
NEW RECYCLING TECHNOLOGIES COULD KEEP MORE PLASTIC OUT OF LANDFILLSMARIA TEMMINGAPRIL 29, 2021SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
For example, due to February storms and power outages, Portland grocer Fred Meyer threw out thousands of pounds of food, and called the cops on residents who attempted to salvage it from the dumpster.
THINK FOOD PRICES ARE GOING UP? YOU’RE NOT WRONG.JAYA SAXENAMARCH 4, 2021EATER
It was Currey, who explained that he had found her wallet in the dumpster, and that he would like to return it to her.
A HOMELESS MAN FOUND A WALLET. AFTER HE RETURNED IT, A 12-YEAR-OLD RAISED HUNDREDS OF DOLLARS FOR HIM.SYDNEY PAGEJANUARY 6, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Yet the game never really explains why everyone looks like they just crawled out of a Best Buy dumpster.
CYBERPUNK 2077 IS A MESS ON EVERY LEVELPATRICK LUCAS AUSTINDECEMBER 17, 2020TIME
I was living in an apartment complex, so I went out to the dumpster at that complex and I went through it.
JIM FISH, CEO OF WASTE MANAGEMENT, ON HOW THE PANDEMIC CHANGED GARBAGEEBEN SHAPIRONOVEMBER 15, 2020TIME
It wasn't as if sitting in the dumpster would infect it or something.
LITTLE BROTHERCORY DOCTOROW
The cat sprang away, clawing up his face, leaping back onto the Dumpster.
MAKERSCORY DOCTOROW
The dumpster was seven feet cubed, the duckies a few inches on a side.
SOMEONE COMES TO TOWN, SOMEONE LEAVES TOWNCORY DOCTOROW
There were thousands and thousands of duckies in the dumpster: more than they could ever fit into the Buick.
SOMEONE COMES TO TOWN, SOMEONE LEAVES TOWNCORY DOCTOROW
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