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wastepaper basket
prullenbak nm.
The wastepaper basket in Agnes' room. De prullenbak in de kamer van Agnes.
It was torn up in a wastepaper basket, but when they pieced it back together, they discovered that someone in their ranks had been selling military secrets to Germany. Ze vonden snippers in een prullenbak maar toen ze ze terug aan elkaar plakten, ontdekten ze dat iemand van hen militaire geheimen aan Duitsland had verkocht.
prullenmand
The carbon was in the wastepaper basket. Het carbonpapier lag in de prullenmand.
Whatever it was, it went straight into the wastepaper basket and no reply was sent back to Brussels. De brief ging hoe dan ook recht de prullenmand in en er werd geen antwoord naar Brussel gezonden.
More translations and examples : afvalemmer nm.
Bored at the office, you decide to toss crumpled paper at the wastepaper basket. Verveeld op kantoor, besluit je om verfrommelde papiertjes te gooien naar de prullemand.
I just found these in the wastepaper basket. Ik vond dit net in de papiermand.
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wastepaper basket n.
afvalemmer

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