verb (used with object)
Origin of trash
Examples from the Web for trash
When two NYPD lieutenants intervened, police say Linsker put the trash can down but resisted arrest.The High-Priced Union Rep Charged With Attacking a Cop|Jacob Siegel|December 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Aside from producing odors and mountains of trash, they increasingly produce power.
The song went into the trash can of rock and roll history, and it took almost 50 years for it to find the right singer.Greil Marcus Talks About Trying to Unlock Rock and Roll in 10 Songs|Allen Barra|November 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The problem runs far deeper, to an absurdly narrow legal definition of ‘corruption’ that throws democracy on the trash heap.Undo Citizens United? We’d Only Scratch the Surface|Jedediah Purdy|November 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Yeonmi gathered clothes from the trash, while her parents collected water from a dripping tap.How ‘Titanic ’Helped This Brave Young Woman Escape North Korea’s Totalitarian State|Lizzie Crocker|October 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Though I needn't wonder so much at that, either, for they wanted to feed you on trash—squirrels and birds, and I wouldn't let 'em.The Red Moccasins|Morrison Heady
This pile of trash you can burn, or you can sell it to the old-paper man.The Unpublishable Memoirs|A. S. W. Rosenbach
What's the meaning of all that trash about your daughter being a great lady?Love and Intrigue|Friedrich Schiller
He searched his pockets, and, lucky thought, there among the trash were two small rifle cartridges.
Then the girl scrambled for the remainder of the broken crackers and carried them all out into the hall in the trash basket.The Corner House Girls at School|Grace Brooks Hill