waste basket

[ weyst-bas-kit, -bah-skit ]SEE DEFINITION OF waste basket
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR WASTE BASKET

We found it, all in little bits, along with other stuff from Doris' waste basket!

Ordinarily, he would have swept the crumpled thing into his waste basket.

He threw the letter in the waste basket and did not even answer it.

Not until I gets a chance to explore the waste basket did I get any line.

And I chucks the sign into a waste basket and hangs my cap on a hook.

She tore the paper into bits and carried the pieces to the waste basket.

He crushed the telegram in his hand and threw it into the waste basket.

He took it up, crumpled it into a ball, and threw it into his waste basket.

The discarded sheets were torn up and thrown into the waste basket.

Virginia threw the piece of mangled paper in the waste basket.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR WASTE BASKET

garbage can

nouncontainer for rubbish
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