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Synonyms for trash

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. rubbish, trash, scrap(noun)

    worthless material that is to be disposed of

    chip, fight, scum, methamphetamine hydrochloride, glass, fighting, codswallop, ice, rubbish, flake, wish-wash, deoxyephedrine, folderol, shabu, chicken feed, chalk, fleck, trumpery, scrap, crank, meth, methamphetamine, combat, applesauce, bit, tripe

  2. trash, scum(noun)

    worthless people

    scum, methamphetamine hydrochloride, glass, codswallop, ice, rubbish, wish-wash, deoxyephedrine, applesauce, folderol, shabu, chicken feed, chalk, trumpery, scrap, meth, methamphetamine, crank, tripe

  3. folderol, rubbish, tripe, trumpery, trash, wish-wash, applesauce, codswallop(noun)

    nonsensical talk or writing

    folderal, scum, gimcrackery, methamphetamine hydrochloride, codswallop, glass, gimcrack, frill, ice, rubbish, nonsense, wish-wash, trumpery, folderol, apple sauce, shabu, chicken feed, chalk, crank, scrap, deoxyephedrine, falderol, meth, methamphetamine, applesauce, tripe

  4. methamphetamine, methamphetamine hydrochloride, Methedrine, meth, deoxyephedrine, chalk, chicken feed, crank, glass, ice, shabu, trash(verb)

    an amphetamine derivative (trade name Methedrine) used in the form of a crystalline hydrochloride; used as a stimulant to the nervous system and as an appetite suppressant

    spyglass, rubbish, crosspatch, applesauce, ice, trumpery, crank, chalk, looking glass, nut, churl, tripe, grouch, water ice, frosting, methamphetamine hydrochloride, codswallop, grump, fruitcake, internal-combustion engine, crackpot, field glass, deoxyephedrine, drinking glass, scratch, scum, shabu, meth, methamphetamine, folderol, nut case, frappe, scrap, screwball, chicken feed, icing, glassful, glass, wish-wash, sparkler, ice rink, ice-skating rink, starter

  5. trash, junk, scrap(verb)

    dispose of (something useless or old)

    "trash these old chairs"; "junk an old car"; "scrap your old computer"

    tear apart, altercate, junk, dispute, quarrel, scrap, pan, argufy

  6. pan, tear apart, trash(verb)

    express a totally negative opinion of

    "The critics panned the performance"

    pan out, pan off, scrap, tear apart, pan, junk


  1. trash(noun)

    waste, rubbish, junk, garbage, refuse

  2. trash(noun)

    To discard.

    trash can, junk, garbage, waste, rubbish, refuse

  3. trash(noun)

    To make into a mess.

    The burglars trashed the house.

    garbage, refuse, trash can, waste, rubbish, junk

  4. trash(noun)

    To beat soundly in a game.

    rubbish, junk, refuse, trash can, waste, garbage

  5. trash(noun)

    To disrespect someone or something

    refuse, rubbish, junk, trash can, garbage, waste

  6. trash(noun)

    Temporary storage on disk for files that the user has deleted, allowing them to be recovered if necessary.

    refuse, junk, garbage, trash can, waste, rubbish

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. trash

    nonsense, refuse, vileness, superfluity, offal, worthlessness, dross, trifles, stuff, waste matter, seaweed, sawdust, twaddle

    sense, soundness, usefulness, wisdom, treasure

Editors Contribution

  1. chromebook

    because its worthless and useless to people in the world don't get this

    when you think something is bad say chromebook

    Submitted by anonymous on April 19, 2020  
  2. solid waste

    Submitted by anonymous on September 22, 2020  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. trash(n.)

    dross, refuse, rubbish, trumpery, waste matter, worthless stuff

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. trash(n)

    rubbish, refuse, trumpery

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How to use trash in a sentence?

  1. ken johnston:

    You can take the white out of the white trash but you can't take the white trash out of the white.

  2. Amrullah Saleh:

    When they have a contract they can trash it or they can respect it. But they should also be mindful that we are neighbours.

  3. Jonny Kim:

    You should never think you're too good to do a job. And I think you should be like that in everything you do. 'Be a forever new guy' is what I try to emulate, and I don't mean as in you shouldn't step up to the role and be a leader and delegate appropriately, but never think that you are above taking out the trash or that you're above not respecting the secretary or the lowest junior enlisted.

  4. Bryan Schmitt:

    I rolled down my window to ask why Manoucher Jahangard'd throw something at my car. Manoucher Jahangard yelled at me to'( expletive) ! It's none of your business !' when I attempted to pull into the driveway Manoucher Jahangard pushed a trash can at me. I swerved to right to miss it ended up hitting a second trash can. When I came to stop Manoucher Jahangard was lying on( the) other side of( the) first trash can.

  5. Rosa Vivien Ratnawati:

    If there's illegal traffic, the origin country must accept the trash back.

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