a box or enclosed place for storing grain, coal, or the like.
to store in a bin.
- un·binned, adjective
Other definitions for bin- (2 of 2)
a combining form meaning “two,” “two at a time,” used in the formation of compound words: binary; binocular.
- Compare bi-1.
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How to use bin in a sentence
Then dispose of the used tissue immediately into a closed bin and wash your hands.7 Tips For Staying Safe As COVID-19 Cases Rise And Colder Weather Heightens The Risk | LGBTQ-Editor | October 25, 2020 | No Straight News
Instead of precariously balancing soup cans or wrangling loose fruits, solve your organization and storage woes with some bins and baskets.The best bins and baskets to keep your pantry perfectly organized | PopSci Commerce Team | October 13, 2020 | Popular-Science
We can take that beer bin, as a lot of people call initial distillation, and we can convert it into a premium quality whiskey.Bespoken Spirits raises $2.6M in seed funding to combine machine learning and accelerated whiskey aging | Frederic Lardinois | October 7, 2020 | TechCrunch
Taking the time to put together a bin—and keeping it cleaned and restocked—can save hours of running around trying to find the bits and pieces of your mobile kitchen each time you camp.
This is a great option for those looking for a medium-sized car trash bin.
George, hearing of this through a common friend, cordially responds, and Richard is invited to spend a few weeks at Binning Hall.Crabbe, (George) | Alfred Ainger
These marked the first recognition of binning as a way of storing wines in bottles laid on their sides.The Cultural History of Marlborough, Virginia | C. Malcolm Watkins
Trout binning is a name given to a peculiar method of taking trout.
This fundamental doctrine of the Scotch divines is tersely summed up in Binning's Sermons, vol.History of Civilization in England, Vol. 3 of 3 | Henry Thomas Buckle
"If it knocks pantomimes, we are done," Grace Binning summed up the situation.To Love | Margaret Peterson
British Dictionary definitions for bin (1 of 2)
a large container or enclosed space for storing something in bulk, such as coal, grain, or wool
Also called: bread bin a small container for bread
Also called: dustbin, rubbish bin a container for litter, rubbish, etc
a storage place for bottled wine
one particular bottling of wine
(tr) to store in a bin
(tr) to put in a wastepaper bin
British Dictionary definitions for bin- (2 of 2)
a variant, esp before a vowel, of bi- 1 binocular
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