Examples of rubbish in a sentence
Please, pick the rubbish up off the ground.
I think what he says is absolute rubbish!
“I'm sorry, but I had to do it.” “Rubbish!”
The food at that restaurant is complete rubbish.
Origin and Etymology of rubbish
Middle English robous
First Known Use: 15th century
RUBBISH Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of rubbish for English Language Learners
: things that are no longer useful or wanted and that have been thrown out
: words or ideas that are foolish or untrue
: something that is worthless, unimportant, or of poor quality
RUBBISH Defined for Kids
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