litter

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈlɪtər/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈlɪtɚ/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(litər)

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litter

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. [streets, roads, squares] full of litter
  2. the [streets] are full of litter
  3. [pick up, collect, gather] (your) litter
  4. pick litter up from the floor
  5. don't [leave, throw] your litter on the [floor, ground, sidewalk]
  6. [place, put, deposit] your litter in the [trash can, wastebasket]
  7. litter scattered all [over, around] the [room, place, house]
  8. litter from [snacks, food, takeouts]
  9. [put, pour] cat litter in the box
  10. had a litter of [six] kittens
  11. the [pick, runt] of the litter
n as adj
  1. put it in the litter [bin, basket, container]
  2. the cat's litter box
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