dust cart


noun British.

a garbage truck.

Nearby words

  1. dust,
  2. dust ball,
  3. dust bowl,
  4. dust bowler,
  5. dust bunny,
  6. dust catcher,
  7. dust cell,
  8. dust coat,
  9. dust counter,
  10. dust cover

Origin of dust cart

First recorded in 1770–80

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British Dictionary definitions for dustcart

dustcart

/ (ˈdʌstˌkɑːt) /

noun

a road vehicle for collecting domestic refuseUS and Canadian name: garbage truck
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