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Definition of dumpster dive

dumpster dive

verb

  • to search dumpsters for useful material.
                                               

                                                                    

    Citation from "What About Blob?", Reaper (TV, 2007), Season 1 Episode 5 censored in hope of resolving Google's penalty against this site.

    Last edited on Dec 20 2010. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on Sep 21 2009.

  • to search dumpsters for information about a company.
                                                       

                                                                                                  

    Citation from "Reconstructing Alice", Raines (TV), Season 1 Episode 3 (2007) censored in hope of resolving Google's penalty against this site.

    Last edited on Jan 02 2011. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on Sep 21 2009.

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Other terms relating to 'dive':

Definitions include: an in-depth exploration.
Definitions include: a decrepit food and/or drink serving establishment, such as a bar, coffee shop, or restaurant.
Definitions include: to hook up with or have sex with an unattractive individual.
Definitions include: to perform cunnilingus.
Definitions include: to fail.
Definitions include: a person who washes dishes at a restaurant.
Definitions include: to fail in a sporting event on purpose.

Other terms relating to 'dumpster':

Definitions include: a promiscuous person; "slut"; "skank".
Definitions include: a re-heated lunch that smells awful.
Definitions include: a promiscuous female.

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