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The council is encouraging people to recycle their household rubbish.
The streets were littered with rubbish.
Most of the information in her article was utter rubbish.
As usual, he was talking complete rubbish.
Critics have described the paintings as worthless rubbish.
Cable TV, to quote Mr James, is just '200 channels of rubbish'.
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a Korean dish made from fermented cabbage or other vegetables, garlic and spices
to ask people to vote in order to decide an issue
a compulsive desire for something; an addiction to something
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Definition of rubbish from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.