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busnoun [C]

uk   /bʌs/ us   /bʌs/ plural buses or US also busses
  • bus noun [C] (VEHICLE)

A1 a large vehicle in which people are driven from one place to another: You should take the bus/go by bus (= travel by bus) if you want to see the sights.

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busverb [T]

uk   /bʌs/ us   /bʌs/ -ss- or US usually -s-
(Definition of bus from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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busnoun [C]

us   /bʌs/
  • bus noun [C] (VEHICLE)

a large motor vehicle with seats for many people: The tour bus was the easiest way to see the area.

busverb [T]

us   /bʌs/
  • bus verb [T] (TAKE IN VEHICLE)

to take people to a place in a bus: The governor bused supporters to the capital for his inauguration.
  • bus verb [T] (SERVE)

to move dishes to and from tables in a restaurant as a job: I started out busing tables.
(Definition of bus from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “bus”
in Korean 버스…
in Arabic حافِلة…
in Malaysian bas…
in French autobus…
in Russian автобус…
in Chinese (Traditional) 車輛, 公車, 大客車…
in Italian autobus…
in Turkish otobüs…
in Polish autobus…
in Spanish autobús, llevar en autobús…
in Vietnamese xe buýt…
in Portuguese ônibus…
in Thai รถโดยสารประจำทาง…
in German der Bus…
in Catalan autobús…
in Japanese バス…
in Chinese (Simplified) 车辆, 大客车, 公共汽车,巴士…
in Indonesian bis…
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