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American English: /bɪn/
British English: /bɪn/

Translation of bin in Spanish:


  • 2
    (for goods in shop) cajón (masculine)
    Example sentences
    • 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.

transitive verb present participle binning past tense, past participle binned

  • 1 (discard)
    tirar a la basura
    botar a la basura (Latin America excluding Río de la Plata)
    Example sentences
    • 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) the whole project was binned
    el proyecto íntegro fue reachazado
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