Synonyms of flotsam in English:


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See UK English definition of flotsam


1‘we were still finding interesting pieces of flotsam on the beach’

wreckage, lost cargo, floating remains

2‘the room was cleared of boxes and other flotsam’

debris, detritus, waste, waste matter, discarded matter, dross, refuse, remains, scrap, lumber, odds and ends
British rubbish
North American trash, garbage
Australian, New Zealand mullock
informal dreck, junk
British informal grot, gash
vulgar slang shit, crap
Archaeology debitage
rare draff, raffle, raff, cultch, orts