basura translation | Spanish-English dictionary

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basura

  
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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 rotter
pref.
trash can
nf.
dustbin liner
n.
bin bag
v.
take out the trash
exp.
he's a shocker
nm.
trash can
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'basura' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
n.
la basura
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n.
la basura
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n.
la basura
[INFO]
n.
la basura
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n.
la basura
[INFO]
n.
la basura
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exp.
basura doméstica
exp.
basura doméstica
exp.
basura entra, basura sale
[Comp.]
n.
la basura doméstica
"basura": examples and translations in context
Hey, aquí abajo, basura galáctica. Hey, down here, your prehistoric garbage space.
Porque Brooks Brothers Boys no hace basura. 'Cause Brooks Brothers Boys doesn't make garbage.
Debe saber dónde tira su basura. Be careful where you throw out your trash.
Saqué la basura y desarmé las cajas. Okay. I took out the trash and broke down those boxes.
Si quiere probar con esa basura, hágalo sincopado. If you're gonna try junk like that, you'll do it on a split beat time.
Necesito comida basura cuando estoy deprimida. I crave junk food when I'm depressed.
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