trash·​man ˈtrash-ˌman How to pronounce trashman (audio)
: a worker who collects and hauls away trash

Examples of trashman in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Originally, Cretton wanted to be a trashman or a plumber. Valentina Valentini,, 8 Aug. 2017

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Word History

First Known Use

1951, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of trashman was in 1951

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“Trashman.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 Nov. 2023.

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