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slop jar

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noun
  1. a large jar or pail for collecting household slop for disposal.

Origin of slop jar

First recorded in 1850–55
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Historical Examples

  • Then I dropped the vinaigrette in the slop-jar and jumped down from the wash-stand.

    The Story of Dago

    Annie Fellows-Johnston