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litter (something) around

To throw things on the ground in an untidy manner. My roommate is always littering his clothes around the house. It drives me crazy! You really shouldn't litter your trash around like that.
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LAHORE -- The Lahore High Court (LHC) on Monday directed the Walled City of Lahore Authority (WCLA) to impose Rs1,000 fine on those found littering around the heritage sites and also come up with a proposal on construction of a parking plaza in the Walled City.
Sarkodie Baffoe advised the people to shun littering around and make the municipality clean to improve their health.
He warned against the practice of littering around the city, explaining that it was a crime punishable by law, and encouraged residents to always keep their environment clean, emphasising that doing so was an indication that they respected themselves as cleanness began at home.
A police team also visited the graveyard and inspected a small pit with some bricks and piece of flat-rock littering around the grave.
Officers handed out 8,525 fixed penalty notices (FPNs) for littering around the city from April 2014 to March 2017, raking in a whopping PS639,000.
see people Brian Officers handed out 8,525 fixed penalty notices for littering around the city from April 2014 to March 2017, raking in PS639,000 in fines.
Following complaints about littering around the popular nightspots, known as the Golden Mile, the authority is set to demand that companies who want to hand out leaflets will need a licence.
A BRAIN-DAMAGED dad waved a pickaxe handle in front of a mum after he "flipped his lid" over littering around his home, a court heard.
Littering around junctions appears to be on the increase but the clearing of rubbish from motorway sliproads, verges and the like is particularly difficult for health and safety reasons.