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rubbish  

  ( rubbishes    3rd person present)   ( rubbishing    present participle)   ( rubbished    past tense & past participle  )
1       n-uncount   Rubbish consists of unwanted things or waste material such as used paper, empty tins and bottles, and waste food.  
  (mainly BRIT)   (=refuse)  
...unwanted household rubbish...     
in AM, usually use garbage, trash     
2       n-uncount   If you think that something is of very poor quality, you can say that it is rubbish.  
  (BRIT)  
INFORMAL   He described her book as absolute rubbish.     
3       n-uncount   If you think that an idea or a statement is foolish or wrong, you can say that it is rubbish.  
  (mainly BRIT)  
INFORMAL  
(=nonsense)  

He's talking rubbish..., These reports are total and utter rubbish.     
4       adj   If you think that someone is not very good at something, you can say that they are rubbishat it.  
  (BRIT)  
INFORMAL   v-link ADJ, usu ADJ at n     (Antonym: great)    He was rubbish at his job..., I tried playing golf, but I was rubbish.     
5       verb   If you rubbish a person, their ideas or their work, you say they are of little value.  
  (BRIT)  
INFORMAL   Five whole pages of script were devoted to rubbishing her political opponents...      V n  
in AM, use trash     
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rubbish  

1    crap     (slang)   debris, dreck     (slang, chiefly U.S.)   dregs, dross, flotsam and jetsam, garbage     (chiefly U.S.)   grot     (slang)   junk     (informal)   litter, lumber, offal, offscourings, refuse, scrap, trash, waste  
2    balderdash, balls     (taboo slang)   bilge     (informal)   bollocks     (Brit. taboo slang)   bosh     (informal)   bull     (slang)   bullshit     (taboo slang)   bunkum or buncombe     (chiefly U.S.)   claptrap     (informal)   cobblers     (Brit. taboo slang)   codswallop     (Brit. slang)   crap     (slang)   drivel, eyewash     (informal)   flapdoodle     (slang)   garbage     (chiefly U.S.)   gibberish, guff     (slang)   havers     (Scot.)   hogwash, hokum     (slang, chiefly U.S. & Canad.)   horsefeathers     (U.S. slang)   hot air     (informal)   moonshine, nonsense, pap, piffle     (informal)   poppycock     (informal)   rot, shit     (taboo slang)   stuff and nonsense, tommyrot, tosh     (slang, chiefly Brit.)   trash, tripe     (informal)   twaddle, wack     (U.S. slang)  

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Consulte también:

rubbishy, rubbing, rub, refurbish

Diccionario colaborativo     Inglés Cobuild
adj.
in modern usage, especially among young people, also used disparagingly to mean 'rubbish' or 'ridiculous'
that is so gay: c'est nase

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