There are 3 translations of rubbish in Spanish:

rubbish1

Pronunciation: /ˈrʌbɪʃ/

n

uncountable/no numerable
  • 1.1 (refuse) basura (feminine) household rubbish residuos (masculine plural) domésticos (before noun/delante del nombre) rubbish bag bolsa (feminine) de la basura rubbish bin (British English/inglés británico) cubo (masculine) or (Southern Cone/Cono Sur) tacho (masculine) or (Cuba) latón (masculine) or (Mexico/México) bote (masculine) or (Venezuela) tobo (masculine) or (Colombia) caneca (feminine) de la basura rubbish chute vertedor (m), ducto (m) (Uruguay) rubbish collection (British English/inglés británico) recogida (feminine) de basuras rubbish dump o tip (British English/inglés británico) vertedero (m) (de basuras), basurero (m), basural (m) (Latin America/América Latina) rubbish heap montón (masculine) de basura 1.2 (junk) [colloquial/familiar] porquerías (feminine plural) [colloquial/familiar] they only eat rubbish solo comen porquerías [colloquial/familiar] 1.3 (nonsense) [colloquial/familiar] tonterías (fpl), estupideces (fpl), chorradas (fpl) (Spain/España) [colloquial/familiar], pavadas (feminine plural) (River Plate area/Río de la Plata) [colloquial/familiar] to talk rubbish decir* estupideces ( or tonterías etc) that's a load of (old) rubbish son puras tonterías ( or estupideces etc) I'm too old to play tennis — rubbish! (as interjection/como interjección) estoy muy viejo para jugar al tenis — ¡no digas tonterías ( or estupideces etc)!

Definition of rubbish in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day madeja
f
hank …
Cultural fact of the day

The CAP (Curso de Adaptación Pedagógica) is a course taken in Spain by graduates with degrees in subjects other than education, who want to teach at secondary level. Students take a CAP in a particular subject, such as mathematics, literature, etc.

There are 3 translations of rubbish in Spanish:

rubbish2

vt

  • (British English/inglés británico) poner* por los suelos

Definition of rubbish in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day madeja
f
hank …
Cultural fact of the day

The CAP (Curso de Adaptación Pedagógica) is a course taken in Spain by graduates with degrees in subjects other than education, who want to teach at secondary level. Students take a CAP in a particular subject, such as mathematics, literature, etc.

There are 3 translations of rubbish in Spanish:

rubbish3

adj

  • (British English/inglés británico) [colloquial/familiar], pésimo, de porquería (South America/América del Sur) [colloquial/familiar] the new carpenter's rubbish el nuevo carpintero es un desastre
    More example sentences
    • 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.

Definition of rubbish in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day madeja
f
hank …
Cultural fact of the day

The CAP (Curso de Adaptación Pedagógica) is a course taken in Spain by graduates with degrees in subjects other than education, who want to teach at secondary level. Students take a CAP in a particular subject, such as mathematics, literature, etc.