Meaning of “station” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun [ C ] us uk /ˈsteɪʃən/

A1 a building where trains stop so that you can get on or off them:

Dad met me at the station.

More examples

bus station also UK coach station

A2 a building where a bus starts or ends its journey


a building where a particular service is based:

UK a petrol station/ US a gas station

(Definition of “station noun” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)