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trademark Dump·ster \ˈdəm(p)-stər\

Simple Definition of Dumpster

  • —used for a large trash container

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of Dumpster

  1. —used for a large trash receptacle

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