What does the word garbage mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Refuse.

Usage examples for garbage

  1. It's messy work, loadin' garbage cans, and he's peeled down for it. – The House of Torchy by Sewell Ford
  2. They were Lascars, Kanakas, Chinese and non- descripts from here and there; haled forth and signed from dives where human garbage trickles down to the sea. – The Portal of Dreams by Charles Neville Buck
  3. On the other hand, 300 cities produced 52 million pounds of pork by feeding their garbage to hogs. – Community Civics and Rural Life by Arthur W. Dunn
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