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synonyms for trolley bus

  • trolley
  • grip car
  • streetcar
  • tram
  • tramcar
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How to use trolley bus in a sentence

The great Dam at Assouan was just completed and we traversed its entire length on a trolley propelled by natives.
FIFTY YEARS OF RAILWAY LIFE IN ENGLAND, SCOTLAND AND IRELANDJOSEPH TATLOW
Passengers are requested not to stand on top of the Bus back seats for smoking.
PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOLUME 158, APRIL 28, 1920VARIOUS
And the same goes for any other common carrier—the railroads, bus service, and airlines.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
Buying an evening paper—wearing a waistcoat again—running after a bus—anything—it's all holiday.
FIRST PLAYSA. A. MILNE
Henri crawled under the bus, though the policeman was extremely anxious to keep him out.
THE AMAZING INTERLUDEMARY ROBERTS RINEHART
Coming up she had sat on top of the bus and watched with wide curious, eyes the strange traffic of London.
THE AMAZING INTERLUDEMARY ROBERTS RINEHART
Presently the thought of the cool trolley-run to the Lake grew irresistible, and they struggled out of the theatre.
SUMMEREDITH WHARTON
The trolley is an articulated frame 77 ft. long in five sections coupled together with pins.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 4, PART 3VARIOUS
I thought how at college I used to hear from my chamber the screech of trolley cars rounding a curve and biting my nerves.
THE IDYL OF TWIN FIRESWALTER PRICHARD EATON
The road over which the auto-bus rolled was wide and well oiled—a splendid automobile track.
RUTH FIELDING AT COLLEGEALICE B. EMERSON
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO TROLLEY BUS

  • grip car
  • streetcar
  • tram
  • tramcar
  • trolley
  • trolley bus
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