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synonyms for wastepaper basket

  • dustbin
  • litter basket
  • litter bin
  • trashcan
  • waste-paper basket
  • wastebasket
  • wastebin
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Here there was a scuffling sound in the basket, and the Roc rapped on the cover with her hard beak, and cried, "Hush!"
DAVY AND THE GOBLINCHARLES E. CARRYL
About her neck was hung a covered basket and a door-key; and Davy at once concluded that she was Sindbad's house-keeper.
DAVY AND THE GOBLINCHARLES E. CARRYL
Then the croupier tears open two packets of new cards, flinging the old ones into a waste-paper basket at his side.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
When the days were fine, Jean in his basket assisted at the dramatic performance in the market-place.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
Below the round thing hung a square basket, with many ropes, and other things, fast to it.
SQUINTY THE COMICAL PIGRICHARD BARNUM
For, at that moment Squinty stood up on his hind legs, as the boy had taught him, and walked over toward the big balloon basket.
SQUINTY THE COMICAL PIGRICHARD BARNUM
Squinty cuddled down in the basket of the balloon, between two bags full of something, and shivered.
SQUINTY THE COMICAL PIGRICHARD BARNUM
He watched the man put some bread and milk in a tin pan, and set it down on the floor of the basket.
SQUINTY THE COMICAL PIGRICHARD BARNUM
"I should judge your hens ain't layin' well, figurin' on the size of the basket," said the old man, ignoring her denial.
THE SOLDIER OF THE VALLEYNELSON LLOYD
He carries a bamboo basket in which he has put a mixture containing a curious kind of poison.
ALILA, OUR LITTLE PHILIPPINE COUSINMARY HAZELTON WADE
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WORDS RELATED TO WASTEPAPER BASKET

  • dustbin
  • garbage pail
  • litter basket
  • trash barrel
  • trash bin
  • trash can
  • wastebasket
  • wastebin
  • wastepaper basket
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