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Synonyms for trashtræʃ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. rubbish, trash, scrap(noun)

    worthless material that is to be disposed of

    chip, fight, scum, trash, 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, trash, 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, trash, 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, trash, 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, trash, 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, trash, 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.

    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

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. trash(n.)

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

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

garbage, dumpster, dustbin, rubbish, refuse, scum, wastebasket, junk, waste, detritus, vandalize, litter, rabble

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