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 for trash
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Trash \Trash\, v. i.
     To follow with violence and trampling. [R.] --The Puritan
     (1607).
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Trash \Trash\, n. [Cf. Icel. tros rubbish, leaves, and twigs
     picked up for fuel, trassi a slovenly fellow, Sw. trasa a
     rag, tatter.]
     1. That which is worthless or useless; rubbish; refuse.
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              Who steals my purse steals trash.     --Shak.
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              A haunch of venison would be trash to a Brahmin.
                                                    --Landor.
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     2. Especially, loppings and leaves of trees, bruised sugar
        cane, or the like.
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     Note: In the West Indies, the decayed leaves and stems of
           canes are called field trash; the bruised or macerated
           rind of canes is called cane trash; and both are called
           trash. --B. Edwards.
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     3. A worthless person. [R.] --Shak.
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     4. A collar, leash, or halter used to restrain a dog in
        pursuing game. --Markham.
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     Trash ice, crumbled ice mixed with water.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Trash \Trash\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Trashed; p. pr. & vb. n.
     Trashing.]
     1. To free from trash, or worthless matter; hence, to lop; to
        crop, as to trash the rattoons of sugar cane. --B.
        Edwards.
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     2. To treat as trash, or worthless matter; hence, to spurn,
        humiliate, or crush. [Obs.]
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     3. To hold back by a trash or leash, as a dog in pursuing
        game; hence, to retard, encumber, or restrain; to clog; to
        hinder vexatiously. [R.] --Beau. & Fl.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  trash
      n 1: worthless material that is to be disposed of [syn:
           rubbish, trash, scrap]
      2: worthless people [syn: trash, scum]
      3: nonsensical talk or writing [syn: folderol, rubbish,
         tripe, trumpery, trash, wish-wash, applesauce,
         codswallop]
      4: an amphetamine derivative (trade name Methedrine) used in the
         form of a crystalline hydrochloride; used as a stimulant to
         the nervous system and as an appetite suppressant [syn:
         methamphetamine, methamphetamine hydrochloride,
         Methedrine, meth, deoxyephedrine, chalk, chicken
         feed, crank, glass, ice, shabu, trash]
      v 1: dispose of (something useless or old); "trash these old
           chairs"; "junk an old car"; "scrap your old computer" [syn:
           trash, junk, scrap]
      2: express a totally negative opinion of; "The critics panned
         the performance" [syn: pan, tear apart, trash]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  154 Moby Thesaurus words for "trash":
     absurdity, amphigory, babble, babblement, balderdash, balls,
     baloney, bibble-babble, bilge, blabber, blather, bombast, bosh,
     bric-a-brac, brummagem, bull, bullshit, bunk, bunkum, canaille,
     castaway, castoff, cattle, chaff, chicken feed, chickenshit,
     clamjamfry, claptrap, crap, debris, deface, derelict, destroy,
     details, dirt, discard, dogie, double-talk, dregs,
     dregs of society, drivel, drool, dross, dust, eyewash,
     fiddle-faddle, fiddledeedee, flapdoodle, flotsam,
     flotsam and jetsam, flummery, folderol, foundling, fripperies,
     frippery, froth, fudge, fustian, gabble, galimatias, gammon,
     garbage, gibber, gibberish, gibble-gabble, gimcrackery,
     gobbledygook, hocus-pocus, hogwash, hokum, hooey, humbug, jabber,
     jargon, jetsam, junk, kelter, knickknackery, lagan, leavings,
     litter, lumber, malarkey, masses, minutiae, mob, moonshine,
     mumbo jumbo, narrishkeit, niaiserie, nonsense, odds and ends,
     offal, offscourings, offscum, orphan, pack of nonsense, palaver,
     peanuts, piffle, poppycock, prate, prattle, proletariat, raff,
     ragtag and bobtail, rant, refuse, reject, riffraff, rigamarole,
     rigmarole, rodomontade, rot, rubbish, rubble, ruin, scoria, scrap,
     scum, shoddy, skimble-skamble, slag, slog, slop, small beer,
     small change, sordes, stodge, stuff and nonsense, stultiloquence,
     sweepings, swinish multitude, tinsel, toil, trifles, trinkets,
     trivia, truck, trudge, trumpery, twaddle, twattle, twiddle-twaddle,
     unwashed, vandalize, vaporing, vermin, waffling, waif,
     waifs and strays, waste, wastrel, wreck
  
  

From The Jargon File (version 4.4.7, 29 Dec 2003) :

  trash
   vt.
  
      To destroy the contents of (said of a data structure). The most common of
      the family of near-synonyms including mung, mangle, scribble, and {
      roach.
  

From The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (30 December 2018) :

  trash
  
     To destroy, e.g. the contents of a data structure.  The most
     common of the family of near-synonyms including mung,
     mangle, and scribble.
  
     [{Jargon File]
  
     (1994-11-03)
  

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