litter + bug. Coined in 1947 by New York copywriter Paul B. Gioni for The American Ad Council
litterbug (plural litterbugs)
- (informal) A person who tends to drop litter and not clean it up.
- ^ “Ad Council : Pollution: Keep America Beautiful - Iron Eyes Cody (1961-1983)”, in (Please provide the title of the work), accessed 10 July 2018, archived from the original on 30 October 2008