bus
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bus(
buhs
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (vehicle)
a. el autobús
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
We took the bus to the city.Tomamos el autobús a la ciudad.
b. el bus
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Has the bus arrived yet?¿Ya llegó el bus?
c. el colectivo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Regionalism used in South America: Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, and Venezuela
(South America)
The bus I take to work is always full.El colectivo que tomo para llegar al trabajo siempre está lleno.
d. el camión
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
The bus arrived late.El camión llegó tarde.
e. la guagua
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Regionalism used in the Caribbean: Cuba, the Dominican Republic, and Puerto Rico
(Caribbean)
I would rather take a taxi than the bus.Prefiero tomar un taxi que la guagua.
f. el ómnibus
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Regionalism used in Peru
(Peru)
Regionalism used in Uruguay
(Uruguay)
The bus is a cheap way to travel.El ómnibus es una forma barata de viajar.
2. (computing)
a. el bus
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Computer data is transferred through a bus.Los datos en una computadora se transfieren a través de un bus.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
3. (to transport by bus)
a. llevar en autobús
The kids were bussed to the museum.Llevaron a los niños al museo en autobús.
4. (to clean up)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. recoger
She has a job bussing tables in a diner.Tiene un trabajo recogiendo mesas en una cafetería.
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bus
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el autobús
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
b. la buseta
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(Andes)
c. el colectivo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
d. el camión
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
e. la guagua
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
f. el ómnibus
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Regionalism used in Uruguay
(Uruguay)
g. el microbusete
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Regionalism used in Venezuela
(Venezuela)
by busen autobús
bus conductorcobrador(ora) de autobús
bus driverconductor(ora) de autobús
bus lanecarril bus
bus routelínea de autobús
bus sheltermarquesina f
bus stationestación de autobuses central f camionera
bus stopparada de autobús
2. (computers)
a. el bus
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
3. (general)
a. llevar or transportar en autobús
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bus [bʌs] buses {(US)} buses busses
noun
1 (city bus) autobús (m); colectivo (m); (Ven) (Arg) micro (m); (Chile) (Bol) camión (m); (Méx) (coach) autocar (m); flota (f); (Bol) (Col)
to come/go by bus venir/ir en autobús
to miss the bus perder el tren
2 (car) cacharro (informal) (m); (plane) avión (m) viejo
3 (Comput) bus (m)
transitive verb
llevar en autobús
the children are bussed to school los niños van al colegio en autobús
Many schools were in danger of closing because the children were bused out to other neighborhoods
intransitive verb
1 (go by bus) ir en autobús
2 (US) (in cafe) quitar los platos de la mesa
modifier
bus conductor (n) cobradoracobradora (m) (f);a cobradora
bus conductress (n) cobradora (f)
bus depot (n) cochera (f) de autobuses
bus driver (n) conductoraconductora (m) (f) de autobús;a conductora
bus lane (n) (Britain) carril (m) de autobuses; carril-bus (m)
bus route (n) recorrido (m) del autobús
the house is on a bus route pasa un autobús por delante de la casa
bus service (n) servicio (m) de autobuses
bus shelter (n) marquesina (f) de autobús
bus station (n) estación (f) de autobuses
bus stop (n) parada (f); paradero (m); (LAm)
bus ticket (n) billete (m) de autobús
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bus
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bus(
boos
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (vehicle)
a. bus
Los niños toman el bus al colegio.The kids take the bus to school.
2. (computing)
a. bus
El bus facilita la comunicación entre los componentes del hardware.The bus facilitates communication among hardware components.
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bus
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (computers)
a. bus
2. (colloquial)
a. bus
en busby bus
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bus
1 (autobús) bus; coach
2 (Informática) bus
bus de expansión expansion bus
bus de memoria memory bus
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