wastepaper basket

noun

Definition of wastepaper basket

  1. :  a small container for trash

Word by Word Definitions

wastepaperplay
  1. :  paper discarded as used, superfluous, or not fit for use

basketplay
  1. :  a receptacle made of interwoven material (such as osiers)

    :  any of various lightweight usually wood containers

    :  the quantity contained in a basket


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