busses busses  /ˈbə səz/


  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


  1. The nation's important trucks and busses cannot economically stick to 35 miles an hour for mechanical reasons.
  2. Each morning busses rumbled the 3 2-mile length of Fentress County, picking up pupils along the highway.
  3. First night five busses were used, the second 13.


  1. Oysterponds students start summer vacation

    No more teachers, no more books. Oysterponds Elementary School students boarded school busses home Friday to start their summer vacation. Principal Françoise Wittenburg said goodbye to the students for the last time. She is stepping down from the position after announcing her pregnancy earlier this year. Check out photos from the last day below:
    on June 22, 2013     Source: The Suffolk Times

  2. MATBUS encouraging riders on "Dump the Pump Day"

    Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) - This is "Dump the Pump Day" nationwide, a chance to park your car and ride city busses.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: WDAY 6 Fargo

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    Two busses from the Western New York area are heading to Albany to take part in ... Gov. Andrew Cuomo criticized the state's nine racinos on Monday, saying he will ...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: WGRZ-TV Buffalo


  1. "We have 3,000 busses ready to evacuate those who can't get out on their own," Perry said in broadcast remarks.
    on Aug 20, 2007 By: Rick Perry Source: Earthtimes.org

  2. "We'd talk about it whether it was in the back of busses, in hotels, on planes," said Lalas, now the Galaxy's president and general manager. "We were talking about a period in soccer history that was going to have, hopefully a positive...
    on Oct 18, 2007 By: Alexi Lalas Source: Los Angeles Daily News

  3. "As it got bigger we were on a bus and then a couple busses and we had a bigger crew and trucks bring the gear around, and one day I just looked out back behind the venue and realized we had a pretty big footprint," Johnson said.
    on Sep 21, 2008 By: Jack Johnson Source: ABC News

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