trashman

noun
trash·​man | \ ˈtrash-ˌman How to pronounce trashman (audio) , -mən \

Definition of trashman

: 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, HWD, "Director Destin Daniel Cretton Has Always Lived in The Glass Castle," 8 Aug. 2017 Originally, Cretton wanted to be a trashman or a plumber. Valentina Valentini, vanityfair.com, "Director Destin Daniel Cretton Has Always Lived in The Glass Castle," 8 Aug. 2017

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First Known Use of trashman

1951, in the meaning defined above

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“Trashman.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/trashman. Accessed 27 Feb. 2021.

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trashman

noun

English Language Learners Definition of trashman

US : a person who collects and removes trash

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