ashbin

n. a receptacle for the disposal of ashes.

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noun
a bin that holds rubbish until it is collected
Syn:
Hypernyms: ↑bin

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • ash bin — noun a bin that holds rubbish until it is collected • Syn: ↑ashcan, ↑trash can, ↑garbage can, ↑wastebin, ↑ash bin, ↑ashbin, ↑dustbin, ↑trash barrel, ↑trash bin …   Useful english dictionary

  • ash-bin — noun a bin that holds rubbish until it is collected • Syn: ↑ashcan, ↑trash can, ↑garbage can, ↑wastebin, ↑ash bin, ↑ashbin, ↑dustbin, ↑trash barrel, ↑trash bin …   Useful english dictionary

  • garbage can — noun a bin that holds rubbish until it is collected (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑ashcan, ↑trash can, ↑wastebin, ↑ash bin, ↑ash bin, ↑ashbin, ↑dustbin, ↑trash barrel, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • trash barrel — noun a bin that holds rubbish until it is collected • Syn: ↑ashcan, ↑trash can, ↑garbage can, ↑wastebin, ↑ash bin, ↑ash bin, ↑ashbin, ↑dustbin, ↑trash bin …   Useful english dictionary

  • trash bin — noun a bin that holds rubbish until it is collected • Syn: ↑ashcan, ↑trash can, ↑garbage can, ↑wastebin, ↑ash bin, ↑ash bin, ↑ashbin, ↑dustbin, ↑trash barrel …   Useful english dictionary

  • trash can — noun a bin that holds rubbish until it is collected • Syn: ↑ashcan, ↑garbage can, ↑wastebin, ↑ash bin, ↑ash bin, ↑ashbin, ↑dustbin, ↑trash barrel, ↑trash bin …   Useful english dictionary

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