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noun as in cable car

noun as in lazy Susan

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The early-stage startup has invented tech that attaches to the trolley and uses cameras to detect and label products, adding them to a virtual cart where shoppers can checkout without ever interacting with a human or waiting in a line.

There was a period in the late 1980s, Dave Schumacher, the former San Diego Association of Governments principle planner, told us in 2013, that regional planners contemplated building a trolley spur to the airport.

The Metropolitan Transit System is on the verge of hiring a new security firm to help patrol bus and trolley stations that has touted a record free of troubling use-of-force incidents.

The Housing Commission also ran ads on billboards, bus benches, in community newspapers and inside trolleys and buses in both English and Spanish.

The agency once said it would improve trolley service along the Blue Line in the South Bay, and to construct a new Purple Line along the I-805 corridor.

Mubarak was present, wheeled in on a hospital trolley and wearing his trademark sunglasses.

There, Orange Scott ran the interurban, a turn-of-the-century electric trolley line that connected the boomtown with its exurbs.

Four men in army uniform are seen loading massive safes onto a trolley.

A male suicide bomber was also believed to have detonated the Monday blast, which decimated the back half of a trolley bus.

Nico steered a luggage trolley piled high with Pippa's bags through the arrivals hall.

The great Dam at Assouan was just completed and we traversed its entire length on a trolley propelled by natives.

Presently the thought of the cool trolley-run to the Lake grew irresistible, and they struggled out of the theatre.

The trolley is an articulated frame 77 ft. long in five sections coupled together with pins.

I thought how at college I used to hear from my chamber the screech of trolley cars rounding a curve and biting my nerves.

To reach it from the outer sections of the district, the tracks used by nine lines of trolley cars must be crossed.

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On this page you'll find 31 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to trolley, such as: grip car, streetcar, tram, tramcar, and trolley bus.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.