bus bus  /ˈbəs/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a vehicle carrying many passengers; used for public transport
  2. (n) the topology of a network whose components are connected by a busbar
  3. (n) an electrical conductor that makes a common connection between several circuits
  4. (n) a car that is old and unreliable
  5. (v) send or move around by bus
  6. (v) ride in a bus
  7. (v) remove used dishes from the table in restaurants

Usage(s):

  1. A Mexican importer named Eugene LeBar and his wife, bound for Manhattan, boarded a bus in Mexico City.
  2. Psaradakis, whose bus was packed, had been forced to divert from the main roads into the leafy squares of Bloomsbury, home to the colleges of the University of London.
  3. Waiting on the corner for the morning bus is at best a frustrating experience in any city.

News

  1. Bus riders concerned about new Lexington bus stop location

    The new location of a Lexington bus stop has some bus riders concerned.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: WYMT Mountain News

  2. Bus tour commemorating Sandy Hook takes gun control on the road

    Six months after the Sandy Hook Elementary School shootings, victims’ families, elected officials and faith leaders gathered in Newtown, Conn., for the launch of a nationwide bus tour to step up the pressure on politicians for stronger gun-control laws and to commemorate those who were killed. At the pretour ceremony on Friday morning, crowds gathered [...]
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Lookout via Yahoo! News

  3. Bus fare protests hit Brazil's two largest cities

    SAO PAULO, June 14 (UPI) -- Demonstrations against nationwide bus fare hikes turned boisterous in Brazil's two largest cities, leading to clashes with police, witnesses said.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: UPI

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Quotes

  1. "Violence is a dead end," Obama said. "It is a sign of neither courage nor power to shoot rockets at sleeping children, or to blow up old women on a bus. That is not how moral authority is claimed; that is how it is surrendered."
    on Jun 4, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: Boston Globe

  2. "My fear of planes is legendary and sadly true," Kornheiser said. "When I looked at the upcoming schedule it was the perfect storm that would've frequently moved me from bus to air. I kept looking at the schedule the past month and wanted to...
    on May 18, 2009 By: Tony Kornheiser Source: New York Daily News

  3. "I have heard things today that I have not heard since March 15, 1960, when I was marching to get off the back of the bus," said House Majority Whip James Clyburn (DS.C.), the highest-ranking black official in Congress.
    on Jun 20, 2010 By: James Clyburn Source: American Thinker (blog)

Word of the Day
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