Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A passenger bus that is powered by a motor.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun An automobile omnibus.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun a road vehicle carrying many passengers; used for public transport; an omnibus.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A motorised bus, or coach

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a vehicle carrying many passengers; used for public transport

Etymologies

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Examples

  • I squeeze between a motorbus and a stalled motorized taxi, am almost flattened by a horse-drawn cart laden with fat hessian sacks.

    The House at Riverton

  • I squeeze between a motorbus and a stalled motorized taxi, am almost flattened by a horse-drawn cart laden with fat hessian sacks.

    Kate Morton Ebook Collection

  • Halfway to Lodz the windshield fell onto the driver and the motorbus plunged into a drainage culvert and rolled onto its side.

    The Shell Collector : Stories

  • The sweaty Americans were ushered onto a motorbus with cracks in the windshield.

    The Shell Collector : Stories

  • Then a train north; then an antique motorbus upholstered with violet velvet; then a wet cabin cruiser forty miles up a black river into the silver moorlands of Lapland.

    The Shell Collector : Stories

  • Then a train north; then an antique motorbus upholstered with violet velvet; then a wet cabin cruiser forty miles up a black river into the silver moorlands of Lapland.

    The Shell Collector : Stories

  • Then a train north; then an antique motorbus upholstered with violet velvet; then a wet cabin cruiser forty miles up a black river into the silver moorlands of Lapland.

    The Shell Collector : Stories

  • Halfway to Lodz the windshield fell onto the driver and the motorbus plunged into a drainage culvert and rolled onto its side.

    The Shell Collector : Stories

  • Halfway to Lodz the windshield fell onto the driver and the motorbus plunged into a drainage culvert and rolled onto its side.

    The Shell Collector : Stories

  • The sweaty Americans were ushered onto a motorbus with cracks in the windshield.

    The Shell Collector : Stories

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