What is another word for ashbin?

Pronunciation: [ˈaʃbɪn] (IPA)

There are many synonyms for the word "ashbin" which can be used interchangeably according to the region and audience. Some of the commonly used synonyms are ashtray, dustbin, garbage can, litter bin, trash can, and wastebasket. These synonyms refer to a receptacle for discarding waste materials, either solid or liquid. However, ashbin is specifically designed for ashes from burning solid fuels, whereas other synonyms can be used for disposing of any waste material. The use of synonyms gives more variety and flexibility in communication and writing.

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What are the hypernyms for Ashbin?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

Usage examples for Ashbin

We had to have it deposited in the ashbin.
"Amusement Only"
Richard Marsh
Again, if two privates are detailed to empty the regimental ashbin, a junior N.C.O. ranges them in line, calls them to attention, and marches them off to the scene of their labours, decently and in order.
"The First Hundred Thousand"
Ian Hay

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