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garbage man

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  1. garbage man, garbageman, garbage collector, garbage carter, garbage hauler, refuse collector, dustmannoun

    someone employed to collect and dispose of refuse


  1. garbage mannoun

    Someone, usually male, whose job it is to collect refuse from people's homes and take it to be processed.


  1. garbage man

    A garbage man, also known as a sanitation worker or refuse collector, is a person assigned the task of collecting and disposing of waste from residential, commercial, and industrial areas. They transport the collected waste to designated waste disposal facilities. Their job also often involves maintaining and cleaning the garbage trucks and other equipment they use.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of garbage man in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of garbage man in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of garbage man in a Sentence

  1. Kilburn Hall:

    A well paid garbage man smells of success.

  2. Cynthia Toscano:

    Anybody who had a delivery truck or vehicle and a uniform that matches, he just goes crazy, garbage man, mailman, police officer, fireman. It doesn't matter. But he knows that we like the mailman because … we have a pretty good mailman.

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