A container where rubbish is discarded.
A basket or other open container for wastepaper, bits of trash, etc.
a container with an open top; for discarded paper and other rubbish
(Informal) A wastebasket: a humorous usage implying that a thing is worth “filing” only in the trash
Find another word for wastepaper-basket. In this page you can discover 10 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for wastepaper-basket, like: dustbin, garbage-can, litter basket, litter bin, trashcan, waste-paper basket, wastebasket, wastebin, waste basket and circular-file.