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Definition 1: an amphetamine derivative (trade name Methedrine) used in the form of a crystalline hydrochloride; used as a stimulant to the nervous system and as an appetite suppressant - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for trash in the sense of this definition

(trash is a kind of ...) a central nervous system stimulant that increases energy and decreases appetite; used to treat narcolepsy and some forms of depression

(trash is a kind of ...) a drug or chemical substance whose possession and use are controlled by law

Definition 2: nonsensical talk or writing - [noun denoting communication]

Synonyms for trash in the sense of this definition

(trash is a kind of ...) a worthless message

(trash is used in the usage domain ...) a characteristic language of a particular group (as among thieves)

"they don't speak our lingo"

Definition 3: worthless people - [noun denoting group]

Synonyms for trash in the sense of this definition

(trash is a kind of ...) disparaging terms for the common people

Definition 4: worthless material that is to be disposed of - [noun denoting substance]

Synonyms for trash in the sense of this definition

(trash is a kind of ...) any materials unused and rejected as worthless or unwanted

"they collect the waste once a week" "much of the waste material is carried off in the sewers"

(... is a kind of trash ) discarded metal suitable for reprocessing

"he finally sold the car for scrap metal"

(... is a kind of trash ) the remains of something that has been destroyed or broken up

(... is a kind of trash ) rubbish carelessly dropped or left about (especially in public places)

Definition 5: express a totally negative opinion of - [verb of communication]

Samples where trash or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The critics panned the performance

Synonyms for trash in the sense of this definition

(trash is a kind of ...) express a negative opinion of

"She disparaged her student's efforts"

Definition 6: dispose of (something useless or old) - [verb of possession]

Samples where trash or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • trash these old chairs
  • junk an old car
  • scrap your old computer

Synonyms for trash in the sense of this definition

(trash is a kind of ...) throw or cast away

"Put away your worries"

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