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verb [transitive] informal trash pronunciation in British English /træʃ/
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present tense
I/you/we/theytrash
he/she/ittrashes
present participletrashing
past tensetrashed
past participletrashed
  1. 1
    to damage or destroy something, either deliberately or because you did not take good care of it
  2. 2
    to criticize someone or something in a very strong way

    Everyone loves to trash politicians.

  3. 3
    American to get rid of something

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a type of hairstyle which has a long, thin strip of hair growing down the back of the neck

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