garbage man


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Synonyms for garbage man

someone employed to collect and dispose of refuse

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It seems their heart is in the right place, as they give their best shot to relay the notion that great art has the potential to influence any random person, be it an art curator or a struggling garbage man. And thus comes the other big question: How do you measure if a work of art is great or pure garbage?
On Monday, Shahata Muqdis, the head of Cairo's rubbish collectors, told the Youm Al-Sabea newspaper: "The son of a garbage man can be smarter than your son.
In response, Shahata Muqdis, the head of Cairo's rubbish collectors, told the Youm Al-Sabea newspaper: "The son of a garbage man can be smarter than your son.
And, Kaminski said, being a "garbage man" is not unskilled labor these days.
A good-hearted garbage man in Greeley, Colorado, inspired a generous act of kindness when he returned a small Christmas gift to a family who accidentally threw it out.
The four-minute clip by Omar Farooq, 20, is titled "Millionaire Garbage Man" and has received more than 620,000 likes on YouTube since it was posted on Saturday.
I really thought it was about some guy who was a garbage man. I was shocked when people told me it was about drugs!''
In the title story, "Goodnight Nobody," a garbage man is the metaphoric everyman.
These days, when the surveys show that the job of newspaper reporter ranks dead last--after maid, garbage man and lumberjack--people might find the antidote in the elixir that Richard Dudman brings to the joyful pursuit of adventure and the truth.
I am so tried of people assuming that a "garbage man" is less intelligent than his brother the cop, or his cousin the firefighter, or the anthropologist-in-residence.
BADLANDS Saturday, TCM, 10.50pm Cocky young garbage man Martin Sheen (above) and his simple-minded teenage girlfriend Sissy Spacek go on a killing spree in South Dakota.
(While the recitation is difficult, it is most likely preferable to Sorrell's method with one young man, who must pick up garbage "because he made garbage man grades last semester.")
Franklin, a former city garbage man and mechanic, denies the murders.
After Christmas Day, don't pile up empty gift boxes on the street for the garbage man, which simply informs burglars of the expensive gifts awaiting them inside your home.