Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun bus

4 senses of bus

Sense 1
bus, autobus, coach, charabanc, double-decker, jitney, motorbus, motorcoach, omnibus, passenger vehicle -- (a vehicle carrying many passengers; used for public transport; "he always rode the bus to work")
       => public transport -- (conveyance for passengers or mail or freight)

Sense 2
bus topology, bus -- (the topology of a network whose components are connected by a busbar)
       => topology, network topology -- (the configuration of a communication network)

Sense 3
busbar, bus -- (an electrical conductor that makes a common connection between several circuits; "the busbar in this computer can transmit data either way between any two components of the system")
       => conductor -- (a device designed to transmit electricity, heat, etc.)

Sense 4
bus, jalopy, heap -- (a car that is old and unreliable; "the fenders had fallen off that old bus")
       => car, auto, automobile, machine, motorcar -- (a motor vehicle with four wheels; usually propelled by an internal combustion engine; "he needs a car to get to work")
       => dysphemism -- (an offensive or disparaging expression that is substituted for an inoffensive one; "his favorite dysphemism was to ask for axle grease when he wanted butter")

Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of verb bus

3 senses of bus

Sense 1
bus -- (send or move around by bus; "The children were bussed to school")
       => transport -- (move something or somebody around; usually over long distances)

Sense 2
bus -- (ride in a bus)
       => ride -- (be carried or travel on or in a vehicle; "I ride to work in a bus"; "He rides the subway downtown every day")

Sense 3
bus -- (remove used dishes from the table in restaurants)
       => take away, take out -- (take out or remove; "take out the chicken after adding the vegetables")

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