Meaning of “trolleybus” in the English Dictionary

british dictionary

"trolleybus" in British English

See all translations

trolleybusnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈtrɒl.i.bʌs/ us /ˈtrɑː.li.bʌs/ UK

a public transport vehicle with rubber tyres that travels along ordinary roads in towns and is driven by electricity supplied from a wire above the road:

The trolleybus does not run on tracks.

(Definition of “trolleybus” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Need a translator?

Translator tool

Get a quick, free translation!