Meaning of BIN in English

BIN

noun

COLLOCATIONS FROM OTHER ENTRIES

a bin/dustbin bag British English

Use the black bin bags provided by the council.

bin liner

bread bin

litter bin

loony bin

pedal bin

rubbish bin

a rubbish bin

sin bin

wheelie bin

COLLOCATIONS FROM CORPUS

■ ADJECTIVE

waste

But then, with an exclamation of self-mockery, she went into the galley and brushed the hairs into the waste bin .

She also suggested the unit should house in a large slide-out waste bin .

Bodie upturned the waste bin and sorted through the small pile of chewing-gum wrappers, empty cigarette packets, and cigarette butts.

Lily put them, unhesitatingly, in the waste paper bin .

The shit went into a waste bin , and Lucy went into the Wardrobe room to wait.

He was burning the Fax message in a metal waste bin or my name was Roylance Maclean.

William I mean-today's newspapers will be lining tomorrow's waste paper bins .

■ NOUN

bread

Laura took a large plain loaf from the bread bin , and began slicing it.

She went to the bread bin and seemed to be preparing to make herself a piece of toast.

liner

They had to pass round bin liners so that people could throw in their sodden tissues.

In the end, to draw matters to an unhappy conclusion they all agreed that it had probably been a bin liner .

Buy products made with recycled paper or plastic,such as bin liners , toilet tissue or kitchen paper.

Stash old plastic or paper shopping bags near the rubbish or garbage bin and then you can re-cycle them as bin liners .

He shoved a bin liner of the stuff over his head, it stuck to his hair and he collapsed.

litter

The mess of pizza fragments, uneaten chips, beer-cans, papers, had been swept into the litter bin .

Eventually I threw up into a litter bin attached to a crowded bus shelter on St George's Road.

He remembered Woil staying by the bench and the litter bin where the Men could reach him.

And when I pretended to be a horse I got so excited I bumped into this litter bin and fell over.

The worse for drink, he lurches away, staggering to a litter bin where he is sick.

Amid the clattering trams and the hurrying crowds at the Hackescher Markt, the golden litter bin stands out.

rubbish

Yesterday we found a baby that some one had thrown into a rubbish bin in the street.

Oracle has denied knowledge of the detective agency's methods, which included sifting through rubbish bins .

Logic insists that Sebastian should have set a match to this vile document and consigned it to the rubbish bin .

Even the rubbish bins were empty.

The flakes of mud would have been carefully removed and put in the rubbish bin in the kitchen.

Beneath the window is a bilingual rubbish bin with a spelling mistake.

Most people think of waste as being the contents of the domestic rubbish bin .

sin

Leonard was sent to the sin bin .

trash

Near their back porch, they said, rats scamper about, and maggots slither near trash bins .

The second blast went off near a trash bin in the parking lot.

Law enforcement agents and reporters were standing within feet of the trash bin where the second blast occurred.

Instead of routinely tossing frequent-flier program newsletters into the trash bin , peruse them for upcoming bargains.

They checked culverts, trash bins and washes.

■ VERB

go

And the answer so simple: what is not wanted ... goes in the bin .

Rella was going through the bins .

She went to the bread bin and seemed to be preparing to make herself a piece of toast.

The shit went into a waste bin , and Lucy went into the Wardrobe room to wait.

The piles of pamphlets and the hand-outs went in the bin .

It may as well go straight in the bin .

Sometimes you chuck summat away by accident and then you have to go looking in bins to find it.

It was a waste of time, they were so bloodstained they went to the bin anyway.

put

The flakes of mud would have been carefully removed and put in the rubbish bin in the kitchen.

Male speaker I put their bins out, change light bulbs, they're not afraid to ask.

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

A large wooden bin with slatted sides and a removable front is easy to make from timber.

But then, with an exclamation of self-mockery, she went into the galley and brushed the hairs into the waste bin .

Instead of routinely tossing frequent-flier program newsletters into the trash bin , peruse them for upcoming bargains.

Several cities set up drop-off bins.

She had been left covered by a black bin bag.

Some designs have no control group comparison at all; these are referred to as quasi-experimental bins.

The vast majority of people in Thurrock took my advice and put the silly leaflet in the bin .

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