dumpster

noun dump·ster \ ˈdəm(p)-stər \
variants: or less commonly Dumpster

Definition of dumpster

: a large trash receptacle

Origin and Etymology of dumpster

1dump + -ster (originally in the trademarked name Dempster Dumpster, applied to mechanically loaded refuse containers produced by the Dempster Brothers Company of Knoxville, Tennessee)


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  1. Spanish Central: Translation of dumpster


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