- n a bin that holds rubbish until it is collected
- Barry McCaffrey in Washington Post
Any society such as ours, a democracy, that says our boys and girls won't fight to defend us, we'll get foreigners to do our dirty work, will disappear into the ashbin of history,retired Army Gen. Barry McCaffrey warned in an interview
- Aaron Lansky in Ynetnews
The idea of saving something from the ashbin of history is something that is quite literal for us,Lansky said.