Translation of flotsam in Spanish:
- restos (masculine plural) flotantes (de un naufragio)flotsam and jetsam (things)desechos (masculine plural)the flotsam and jetsam of the consumer society
restos (masculine plural)los marginados por la sociedad de consumoExample sentences
- The federation is a worthless body of flotsam - we should invite the university to take over: it can't possibly do any worse.
- Obviously, with every man and his dog being able to update the pages of such a site, there was always a very real risk that idiots would try to fill it with disinformation, advertising and other worthless flotsam.
- Outside, a man is pushing a battered shopping cart filled with flotsam from the road: crumpled cans, a discarded flask, a pillow.
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