Synonyms
Antonyms

1. garbage

noun. ['ˈgɑːrbɪdʒ'] food that is discarded (as from a kitchen).

Synonyms

  • waste
  • refuse
  • waste material
  • waste matter
  • waste product
  • food waste

Antonyms

  • displeased
  • discontented
  • unhappy
  • dissatisfy

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Words that Rhyme with Garbage Can

Example sentences of the word garbage-can


1. Noun Phrase
Use it as a garbage can in your car.

2. Noun Phrase
Make sure to not touch the garbage can when disposing of the towel.

3. Noun Phrase
Keep all garbage cans in your garage, shed or other fenced-in area that possums cannot breach.

2. garbage

noun. ['ˈgɑːrbɪdʒ'] a worthless message.

Synonyms

  • subject matter
  • codswallop
  • guff
  • folderol
  • hogwash
  • chickenshit
  • rubbish
  • drivel
  • trumpery
  • rot
  • buncombe
  • tripe
  • pap
  • bunk
  • substance
  • pablum
  • applesauce
  • message
  • content
  • trash
  • wish-wash

Antonyms

  • arrive
  • activator
  • inhibitor
  • belief

3. garbage

noun. ['ˈgɑːrbɪdʒ'] a receptacle where waste can be discarded.

Antonyms

  • disapproval

4. can

verb. ['ˈkæn, kən'] preserve in a can or tin.

Synonyms

  • preserve
  • put up
  • tin

Antonyms

  • lower
  • level
  • worker
  • work

Etymology

  • can (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • can (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • canne (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • canne (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. can

noun. ['ˈkæn, kən'] airtight sealed metal container for food or drink or paint etc..

Synonyms

  • coffee can
  • caddy
  • milk can
  • oilcan
  • tea caddy
  • soda can
  • tin can
  • cannikin
  • beer can
  • tin

Antonyms

  • anterior
  • antecedent
  • natural elevation
  • top

Etymology

  • can (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • can (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • canne (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • canne (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. can

verb. ['ˈkæn, kən'] terminate the employment of; discharge from an office or position.

Synonyms

  • send away
  • terminate
  • dismiss
  • pension off
  • give the sack
  • clean out
  • force out
  • send packing
  • give notice
  • drop
  • sack
  • squeeze out
  • give the axe
  • remove
  • retire
  • displace
  • furlough
  • lay off

Antonyms

  • superior
  • up
  • lie
  • stand

Etymology

  • can (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • can (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • canne (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • canne (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. can

noun. ['ˈkæn, kən'] a buoy with a round bottom and conical top.

Synonyms

  • buoy

Antonyms

  • softness
  • thick

Etymology

  • can (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • can (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • canne (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • canne (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. can

noun. ['ˈkæn, kən'] the fleshy part of the human body that you sit on.

Synonyms

  • ass
  • fundament
  • trunk
  • posterior
  • butt
  • bottom
  • derriere
  • rear end
  • keister
  • buttocks
  • rump
  • prat
  • backside
  • hindquarters
  • stern
  • tail
  • body
  • torso
  • fanny
  • tooshie
  • hind end
  • buns
  • rear
  • arse
  • tush
  • bum
  • behind
  • nates
  • tail end
  • seat

Antonyms

  • artifact
  • thinness
  • breakableness
  • solidity

Etymology

  • can (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • can (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • canne (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • canne (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. can

noun. ['ˈkæn, kən'] the quantity contained in a can.

Synonyms

  • canful

Antonyms

  • thickness
  • thin

Etymology

  • can (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • can (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • canne (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • canne (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. can

noun. ['ˈkæn, kən'] a room or building equipped with one or more toilets.

Synonyms

  • potty
  • john
  • washroom
  • throne
  • convenience
  • public convenience
  • room
  • stool
  • bathroom
  • head
  • public toilet
  • wash room
  • privy
  • lavatory
  • restroom
  • toilet facility
  • loo
  • pot
  • comfort station
  • crapper
  • lav
  • public lavatory
  • closet
  • toilet
  • commode
  • W.C.

Antonyms

  • side
  • miss
  • best
  • placable

Etymology

  • can (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • can (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • canne (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • canne (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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