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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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American English version of definition of rubbish
a generation … who are balancing working life with caring for both their teenage children and elderly parents
a sweet hard biscuit in the shape of a tube, flavoured with ginger
to gossip or share personal information with someone …
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Definition of rubbish from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.