There are 3 translations of rubbish in Spanish:

rubbish1

Pronunciation: /ˈrʌbɪʃ/

n

u
  • 1.1 (refuse) basura (f) household rubbish residuos (mpl) domésticos (before n) rubbish bag bolsa (f) de la basura rubbish bin (BrE) cubo (m) or (CS) tacho (m) or (Cu) latón (m) or (Méx) bote (m) or (Ven) tobo (m) or (Col) caneca (f) de la basura rubbish chute vertedor (m), ducto (m) (Ur) rubbish collection (BrE) recogida (f) de basuras rubbish dump o tip (BrE) vertedero (m) (de basuras), basurero (m), basural (m) (AmL) rubbish heap montón (m) de basura 1.2 (junk) [colloquial/familiar] porquerías (fpl) [familiar/colloquial] they only eat rubbish solo comen porquerías [familiar/colloquial] 1.3 (nonsense) [colloquial/familiar] tonterías (fpl), estupideces (fpl), chorradas (fpl) (Esp) [familiar/colloquial], pavadas (fpl) (RPl) [familiar/colloquial] 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 interj) estoy muy viejo para jugar al tenis — ¡no digas tonterías ( or estupideces etc)!

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Word of the day merienda
f
afternoon snack …
Cultural fact of the day

Each of the 55 different administrative areas into which Spain is divided is called a provincia. Each provincia includes a main city or town, sometimes more, depending on its social and economic power. The provincial capital usually has the same name as the province. Most comunidades autónomas comunidad autónoma comprise at least two or more

There are 3 translations of rubbish in Spanish:

rubbish2

vt

  • (BrE) poner* por los suelos

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Word of the day merienda
f
afternoon snack …
Cultural fact of the day

Each of the 55 different administrative areas into which Spain is divided is called a provincia. Each provincia includes a main city or town, sometimes more, depending on its social and economic power. The provincial capital usually has the same name as the province. Most comunidades autónomas comunidad autónoma comprise at least two or more

There are 3 translations of rubbish in Spanish:

rubbish3

adj

  • (BrE) [colloquial/familiar], pésimo, de porquería (AmS) [familiar/colloquial] 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.

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Word of the day merienda
f
afternoon snack …
Cultural fact of the day

Each of the 55 different administrative areas into which Spain is divided is called a provincia. Each provincia includes a main city or town, sometimes more, depending on its social and economic power. The provincial capital usually has the same name as the province. Most comunidades autónomas comunidad autónoma comprise at least two or more