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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (3)

1. food that is discarded (as from a kitchen);
[syn: garbage, refuse, food waste, scraps]

2. a worthless message;
[syn: drivel, garbage]

3. a receptacle where waste can be discarded;
- Example: "she tossed the moldy bread into the garbage"


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Garbage \Gar"bage\ (?; 48), n. [OE. also garbash, perh. orig., that which is purged or cleansed away; cf. OF. garber to make fine, neat, OHG. garawan to make ready, prepare, akin to E. garb dress; or perh. for garbleage, fr. garble; or cf. OF. garbage tax on sheaves, E. garb sheaf.] Offal, as the bowels of an animal or fish; refuse animal or vegetable matter from a kitchen; hence, anything worthless, disgusting, or loathsome. --Grainger. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Garbage \Gar"bage\, v. t. To strip of the bowels; to clean. "Pilchards . . . are garbaged." --Holland. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

garbage n 1: food that is discarded (as from a kitchen) [syn: garbage, refuse, food waste, scraps] 2: a worthless message [syn: drivel, garbage] 3: a receptacle where waste can be discarded; "she tossed the moldy bread into the garbage"
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

62 Moby Thesaurus words for "garbage": bilge, bilgewater, bones, carrion, chaff, crap, culm, deadwood, debris, detritus, dishwater, ditchwater, draff, dregs, dross, dust, filings, filth, gash, hogwash, husks, junk, kelter, leavings, lees, litter, muck, offal, offscourings, orts, parings, potsherds, rags, raspings, refuse, riffraff, rubbish, rubble, scourings, scrap iron, scraps, scum, scurf, sewage, sewerage, shards, shavings, slack, slag, slop, slops, slough, stubble, sweepings, swill, tares, trash, wastage, waste, waste matter, wastepaper, weeds