Definición de rubbish en inglés:

rubbish

Saltos de línea: rub|bish
Pronunciación: /ˈrʌbɪʃ
 
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sustantivo

[mass noun] chiefly British

verbo

[with object] British informal Volver al principio  
  • Criticize severely and reject as worthless: he rubbished the idea of a European Community-wide carbon tax
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • But look, I'm not completely rubbishing the idea.
    • Using his position at the University of Berlin he dedicated himself to rubbishing Cantor's ideas and ruining him personally.
    • Even if post modernism readily swaps wit and subversion for gravitas and rubbishes the idea of the ‘original’ in art, the question is not invalid.

adjetivo

British informal Volver al principio  
  • Very bad; worthless or useless: people might say I was a rubbish manager she was rubbish at maths
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • The wonderful thing about football is that you can always find something to lighten up your day - even when you've got no leg room, a restricted view and are watching a rubbish game at Oldham.
    • We constantly hear about people being encouraged to dump their cars and get on the bus but then we are left with a rubbish bus service.
    • It sounds like a rubbish chain of hotels.

Origen

late Middle English: from Anglo-Norman French rubbous; perhaps related to Old French robe 'spoils'; compare with rubble. The change in the ending was due to association with -ish1. The verb (1950s) was originally Australian and New Zealand slang.

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