Examples of garbage in a Sentence
The park was littered with garbage.
Please take out the garbage.
Raccoons were going through the garbage.
Throw the can in the garbage.
If you ask me, what he said is a bunch of garbage.
Recent Examples of garbage from the Web
On February 3, Truaxe posted five videos and one mom photo (thumb partially obscuring the lens) of literal garbage.
The gesture was to honor Echol Cole and Robert Walker, two Memphis, Tennessee sanitation workers crushed in 1968 in the compactor of their garbage truck.
As were garbage trucks and fire trucks and tractor trailers and the Rocky statue, upon which a number 86 Ertz jersey had been placed.
Just five days ago, an Amtrak train carrying GOP lawmakers to their retreat in West Virginia hit a garbage truck, killing the vehicle’s driver and injuring six others.
By halftime, officers on bikes swarmed out under a steady rain from a staging area at Independence Hall as city garbage trucks rolled out to various points across the city to control the flow of revelers through the streets.
Instead, as their shifts were about to end and heavy rain poured down around them, the two men were crushed to death in the barrel of a faulty garbage truck.
The office also produces policy reports on major city issues, such as efforts to house the city's homeless and reduce the amount of garbage on sidewalks, streets and alleys.
Trainwreck: An Amtrak train taking Republican members of Congress to a policy retreat in West Virginia hit a garbage truck earlier today.
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Origin and Etymology of garbage
First Known Use: 15th centurySee Words from the same year
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