basura translation | Spanish-English dictionary

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basura

  
      sf  
1    (=desechos)     (en casa)    rubbish, garbage   (EEUU)     ,   (por el suelo)    litter
hay mucha basura en la calle      there's a lot of litter in the street  
"prohibido arrojar basuras (y escombros)"      no dumping, no tipping  
  basura espacial   space junk  
  basura radiactiva   radioactive waste
2    (=contenedor)     (en casa)    dustbin, trash can   (EEUU)     ,   (en la calle)    litter bin, trash can   (EEUU)  
tirar algo a la basura      to put o throw sth in the bin  
3    (=persona o cosa despreciable)   trash, rubbish  
es una basura      *   he's a shocker *  , he's a rotter *     
la novela es una basura      the novel is rubbish  
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
Collaborative Dictionary     Spanish-English
nf.
trash
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adj.
trash
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nm.
junk bond
[BIZ]
nm.
junk mail
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exp.
rotting rubbish
exp.
he's a shocker
exp.
he's a rotter
nm.
trash can
pref.
trash can
v.
take out the trash
nf.
dustbin liner
n.
bin liners
nf.
dustbin liner
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'basura' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
n.
la basura
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n.
la basura
[INFO]
n.
la basura
[INFO]
n.
la basura
[INFO]
n.
la basura
[INFO]
n.
la basura
[INFO]
exp.
basura doméstica
exp.
basura doméstica
exp.
basura entra, basura sale
[Comp.]
n.
la basura doméstica
"basura": examples and translations in context
Pasar por la basura es interesante. That going through garbage is interesting.
Ronnie descubrió que recogen la basura. - Ronnie noticed this garbage pickup at the site.
Quiere reciclar cada molecula de basura. Wants to recycle every molecule of trash.
- Fui recogida con la basura. I got picked up with the trash.
- Está manipulado con bonos basura. - It's all manipulated with junk bonds.
Encuéntranos en el depósito de basura. Meet us at the junk yard.
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