Results 1 to 3 of 3

Thread: waste/rubbish

  1. Unregistered



    What is the difference between waste and rubbish?

    Thanks for your help

  2. #2

    Re: waste/rubbish

    Rubbish is garbage, lies, or a uniquely British colloquialism, referring to something bad or implausible.

    Waste in addition to being garbage or excrement can also be a verb to waste (to throw away unnecesarily) or to waste away (to starve to death)

    • Join Date: Oct 2006
    • Posts: 19,434

    Re: waste/rubbish

    Rubbish is waste, and waste is rubbish. In the sense of garbage, there is very little difference.


Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts