flotsam

US [ˈflɑtsəm]
UK [ˈflɒtsəm]
  • n.废料;(冲上岸或漂浮水面的)船只残骸;无家可归者;失业流浪者
  • Web浮货;漂浮物;零碎物
flotsam
n.
1.
(冲上岸或漂浮水面的)船只残骸,碎木,零碎杂物;废料parts of boats, pieces of wood or rubbish/garbage, etc. that are found on land near the sea or floating on the sea; any kind of rubbish/garbage
The beaches are wide and filled with interesting flotsam and jetsam .
海滩宽阔,到处是有趣的被冲上岸的零碎杂物。
2.
无家可归者;失业流浪者people who have no home or job and who move from place to place, often rejected by society
the human flotsam of inner cities
内城区无家可归的流浪者

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