World English Dictionary
trash1 (træʃ)
1.  foolish ideas or talk; nonsense
2.  chiefly (US), (Canadian) useless or unwanted matter or objects
3.  a literary or artistic production of poor quality
4.  chiefly (US), (Canadian) a poor or worthless person or a group of such people
5.  bits that are broken or lopped off, esp the trimmings from trees or plants
6.  the dry remains of sugar cane after the juice has been extracted
7.  to remove the outer leaves and branches from (growing plants, esp sugar cane)
8.  slang to attack or destroy (someone or something) wilfully or maliciously
[C16: of obscure origin; perhaps related to Norwegian trask]

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