There are 2 translations of bin in Spanish:

bin1

Pronunciation: /bɪn/

n

  • 1 (for kitchen refuse etc) (British English/inglés británico) cubo (masculine) or (Southern Cone/Cono Sur) tacho (masculine) or (Mexico/México) bote (masculine) or (Colombia) caneca (feminine) or (Venezuela) tobo (masculine) de la basura; (wastepaper basket) (British English/inglés británico) papelera (f), papelero (m), caneca (f) (Colombia)
    (litter bin)
    papelera (f), basurero (m) (Chi, Méx, Ven) , caneca (feminine) (Colombia)
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    • Bin wagons, rubbish bins and boxes are all in line for a major shake-up to smooth the way for kerbside recycling.
    • The level of organisation is very impressive, though I'm not sure about the symbolism of the count supervisors using an empty ballot box as a rubbish bin.
    • He pointed it out to me and I walked across to the bin and deposited the package of shells.
  • 2 (for grain) granero (m); (for coal) carbonera (f); (for goods in shop) cajón (m)
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    • There have also been problems with the brown bin or composting bin service, with a handful of households contaminating it with dead animals and non-recyclable waste.
    • We have a worm farm and compost bin, have planted fruit trees and vegetables and plan to plant up an area of natives next week.
    • The scheme is designed to encourage residents to take part in council schemes, which include a compost bin offer and nappy laundering services.

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There are 2 translations of bin in Spanish:

bin2

vt (-nn-)

(British English/inglés británico)
  • 1 (discard) tirar a la basura, botar a la basura (Latin America except River Plate area/América Latina excepto Río de la Plata)
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    • Hence the string of television programmes that have been commissioned of late showing people binning their PAYE existence, going out on a limb and living by their own wits.
    • Unfortunately, I'd recently stocked on this stuff and so had to put the case for phasing a new (yet to be announced) brand in rather than binning it all.
    • Dr Oppenheim said: ‘I think the director dealt with the responses in a very restrained manner when she could have just binned them.’
  • 2 (reject) rechazar* the whole project was binned el proyecto íntegro fue reachazado

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Cultural fact of the day

The Basque autonomous police force is called Ertzaintza. Its members, called ertzainas, wear a uniform of red sweaters and berets, and white jackets. Despite the Ertzaintza's wide range of responsibilities, the Guardia Civil and Policía Nacional still operate in the Basque Country.