motorbus
motorbus motorbus n. a road vehicle carrying many passengers; used for public transport; an omnibus.

Syn: bus, autobus, coach, charabanc, double-decker, jitney, motorcoach, omnibus. [WordNet 1.5]


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  • motorbus — [mōt′ərbus΄] n. BUS (sense 1): also motor coach …   English World dictionary

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  • motorbus — noun A motorised bus, or coach Syn: autobus, bus, coach, omnibus, motorcoach …   Wiktionary

  • motorbus — n. autobus, bus, large motor vehicle which can carry several passengers; motor coach; double decker bus …   English contemporary dictionary

  • motorbus — mo•tor•bus [[t]ˈmoʊ tərˌbʌs[/t]] n. pl. bus•es, bus•ses trs a passenger bus powered by a motor. Also called mo′tor coach • Etymology: 1900–05 …   From formal English to slang

  • motorbus — /ˈmoʊtəbʌs/ (say mohtuhbus) noun 1. a bus. 2. US a motor coach …   Australian English dictionary

  • motorbus — See bus …   Ballentine's law dictionary

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