Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / escalator
FEEDBACK

escalator

See definition of escalator on Dictionary.com

synonyms for escalator

  • moving stairway
  • people mover
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

TRY USING escalator

See how your sentence looks with different synonyms.

Characters: 0/140
QUIZ
No "Pay-n" No Gain! Practice Your "Payed" Vs. Paid" Skills
START THE QUIZ

How to use escalator in a sentence

When I went to buy exercise pants at a Ross’s Dress for Less, whose parent company, Ross Stores, is run by a woman, a sign on a brown paper bag informed me that the escalator was broken.
I TRIED TO LIVE OFF WOMEN-OWNED BUSINESSES. TURNS OUT, MEN STILL RUN EVERYTHINGALANA SEMUELSJULY 21, 2021TIME
Of the city metro system’s 467 escalators, 22 are inoperable at any given time.
HOW TO SAVE THE STRUCTURES WE LOVE MOSTSTEPHEN STARRJUNE 28, 2021OZY
Her father, Tyrone, grew up in Ivy City and works as an escalator technician for Metro.
INSIDE THE HOUSING SHOWDOWN IN D.C.’S IVY CITY, WHERE KIDS HAVE NO PLACE TO PLAYPAUL SCHWARTZMANMAY 7, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Among the most notable is Gate 35X, which requires passengers to wait upstairs before taking an escalator down to a holding area where they waited to be loaded onto shuttle buses to their flight.
SO LONG, GATE 35X: NEW REAGAN NATIONAL CONCOURSE A BRIGHT SPOT AS TRAVEL REBOUNDS ACROSS D.C. REGIONLORI ARATANIAPRIL 15, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Other projects include purchasing the latest model of rail car, replacing escalators and station lighting, buying 90 new buses and rolling out a mobile fare payment system and app.
METRO BOARD EXPRESSES WARINESS OVER INCREASED DEBT BUT GIVES TENTATIVE APPROVALJUSTIN GEORGEFEBRUARY 11, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Beardsley stepped onto the corridor slidewalk, coasted to the escalator and rode it down.
WE'RE FRIENDS, NOWHENRY HASSE
The tallest of the Lhari—the old one, whom Bart had seen on the escalator—looked long and hard at him.
THE COLORS OF SPACEMARION ZIMMER BRADLEY
They went down the long handsome corridor and stood on the purring escalator.
THE SENSITIVE MANPOUL WILLIAM ANDERSON
And even an escalator in a department store might be excused for tripping up a troubadour.
SIXES AND SEVENSO. HENRY
They went up five levels that way—without seeing another person—before Kerk relented and let the escalator do the work.
DEATHWORLDHARRY HARRISON
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
Choose the synonym for future
capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO ESCALATOR

  • conveyor
  • dumbwaiter
  • escalator
  • hoist
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.