Definition of trash can in English:

trash can

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North American
  • A dustbin.
    More example sentences
    • The police report indicated that the girl told her mother that the teacher had thrown her bag in the trash can.
    • And it seems like a good plan to head out to the suburbs and toss a mysterious package in a trash can?
    • As good fortune would have it, there was a large shopping bag in the trash can.

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