(US & Canadian) a road vehicle for collecting domestic refuse Also called (in Britain) (dated) dustcart
[gahr-bahn-zoh] /gɑrˈbɑn zoʊ/ noun, plural garbanzos. 1. (def 1). /ɡɑːˈbænzəʊ/ noun (pl) -zos 1. another name for chickpea n. “chick-pea,” 1759, from Spanish garbanzo, said to be ultimately from Greek or Basque.
- Garbanzo bean
noun See ceci bean
[gahrb] /gɑrb/ noun 1. a fashion or mode of dress, especially of a distinctive, uniform kind: in the garb of a monk. 2. wearing apparel; clothes. 3. outward appearance or form. verb (used with object) 4. to dress; clothe. /ɡɑːb/ noun 1. clothes, esp the distinctive attire of an occupation or profession: clerical garb 2. […]
[gahr-buh l] /ˈgɑr bəl/ verb (used with object), garbled, garbling. 1. to confuse unintentionally or ignorantly; jumble: to garble instructions. 2. to make unfair or misleading selections from or arrangement of (fact, statements, writings, etc.); distort: to garble a quotation. 3. Archaic. to take out the best of. noun 4. the act or process of […]