- old or discarded articles that are considered useless or of little value；worthless writing, talk, or ideas
- discard or abandon unceremoniously
- 1. informal old or discarded articles that are considered useless or of little value the cellars are full of junk we need to clear out our junk room
- ▪ worthless writing, talk, or ideas I can't write this kind of junk
- ▪ a person's belongings I only have an hour to get all my junk together
- ▪ junk bonds he invested in junk
- 2. informal heroin you do anything for junk—cheat, lie, steal
- 3. the lump of oily fibrous tissue in a sperm whale's head, containing spermaceti.
- 4. US vulgar slang a man's genitals.
- 1. informal discard or abandon unceremoniously sort out what could be sold off and junk the rest