or dust bin
noun Chiefly British.
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It’s past time for the death penalty to be consigned to the dustbin of history.The Death Penalty Declines As Global Recorded Executions Reach Lowest Level in a Decade|Agnès Callamard|April 21, 2021|Time
These dustbins are easy to remove and don’t require extra work, such as bag or filter replacement.Best robot vacuum: Clean up without lifting a finger|Carsen Joenk|December 18, 2020|Popular Science
Marrero himself was hardly a “cup of coffee” relic or a minor character belatedly retrieved from the dustbin of baseball history.Havana Bids Adios to Conrado Marrero, MLB’s Oldest Player|Peter C. Bjarkman|April 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Drop your clash of civilizations references into the dustbin of history.Duck! Reality TV Returns Us to the Dark Age of Tribal Warfare|James Poulos|December 21, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Usually if a book was controversial or never published, we think it worthy of rescuing from the literary dustbin.Is This a Book Worth Saving? Considering ‘The Art of Joy’|Lauren Elkin|September 6, 2013|DAILY BEAST
And, magically, the point of no return disappeared into the dustbin of history—at least for a few months.
But the Finnish company struck a deal this month that will doom it to the dustbin of history.
But to me the divinities of antiquity are not mere dolls to be patted superciliously on the head and then remitted to the dustbin.Archaic England|Harold Bayley
They were as miscellaneous as if some one had taken the lid off a human dustbin.The Napoleon of Notting Hill|Gilbert K. Chesterton
That tidiness of yours is a mania; that way of looking upon the world as a dustbin is a disease.The Twilight of the Souls|Louis Couperus
He threw the cruet in the dustbin—where I found it, along with other silver—for the sake of a burglary blind.The Wisdom of Father Brown|G. K. Chesterton
A form sprawled against a dustbin and muffled by its arm and hat snores, groans, grinding growling teeth, and snores again.Ulysses|James Joyce