trash can

noun

Definition of trash can

US
:a container that holds materials that have been thrown away

Word by Word Definitions

trash play
  1. : something worth little or nothing: such as

  2. : junk, rubbish

  3. : inferior or worthless writing or artistic matter (such as a television show)

  1. : throw away

  2. : vandalize, destroy

  3. : attack, assault

can play
  1. : know, understand

  2. : to be able to do, make, or accomplish

  3. : to have knowledge or skill

  1. : a usually cylindrical receptacle:

  2. : a vessel for holding liquids

  3. : a usually metal typically cylindrical receptacle usually with an open top, often with a removable cover, and sometimes with a spout or side handles (as for holding liquid or trash)

  1. : to put in a can : preserve by sealing in airtight cans or jars

  2. : to hit (a golf shot) into the cup

  3. : to hit (a shot) in basketball


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