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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
adj.
trash
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nf.
trash
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nm.
junk bond
[BIZ]
nm.
junk mail
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exp.
rotting rubbish
pref.
trash can
exp.
he's a rotter
exp.
he's a shocker
nm.
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
Ella me explicó que tiramos demasiado basura. She explained to me that we throw away too much garbage.
Habr sacado basura sobre un tipo equivocado. Must have dug up garbage on the wrong guy.
Póngalo en la basura o regálelo. Put it in the trash or give it away.
Debo recoger basura las próximas dos semanas. I have to pick up trash for the next two weeks.
Quizás encontraremos las cajas azules entre la basura. Well, maybe we would find blue box in the junk somewhere.
Necesito sacar toda mi basura vieja. We need to clear out all my old junk.
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