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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
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nm.
junk mail
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exp.
rotting rubbish
exp.
he's a rotter
exp.
he's a shocker
nm.
trash can
pref.
trash can
nf.
dustbin liner
v.
take out the trash
n.
bin bag
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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
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n.
la basura
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n.
la basura
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n.
la basura
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exp.
basura doméstica
exp.
basura doméstica
exp.
basura entra, basura sale
[Comp.]
n.
la basura doméstica
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"basura": examples and translations in context
Percell no juega con esa basura. Percell, does not play with this garbage.
Ustedes estaban atrás con la basura. Now, you two were out in the back with the garbage.
Tenemos que librarnos de la basura. We've got to clean up the trash today.
El comité directivo nunca creería esa basura. My board of directors would never believe such trash.
Cuánta basura, nunca dejo de quitar cosas. There's so much junk in it, though I keep on chucking things out.
Está lleno de polvo y basura. It's terribly dusty, I'm afraid, and full of junk.
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