- The definition of a dustbin is a garbage can.
The garbage can where you throw things away is an example of a dustbin.
A pair of plastic dustbins.
dustbin definition by Webster's New World
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Brit. a container for dust, rubbish, etc.
dustbin definition by American Heritage Dictionary
noun Chiefly British
A can or barrel for refuse.