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  • n. a place where public transport busses stop to allow passengers to board or leave

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a place on a bus route where buses stop to discharge and take on passengers


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  • She hurried off down the hill toward the bus stop at the edge of Defence Market.

    Beneath My Mother’s Feet

  • But sometimes, at night, when I stand at a bus stop where the only light is an amber square from a first-floor window, and the wind rattles in the round metal drainpipes chained to the façades, I am frightened.

    A Mountain of Crumbs

  • The waters of the Fontanka River are like lead, the same color as the sky, and we walk to the bus stop through the April dusk, past a dock for tour boats abandoned now and until the end of May.

    A Mountain of Crumbs

  • I took her picture by the bus stop instead, snapping the photo midconversation.

    The Madonnas of Echo Park

  • Elizabeth was walking Sam to the school bus stop when she noticed a middle-aged fatbody in a silver-gray sedan with Maryland plates watching the house and taking notes.

    How to Rig an Election

  • Police say the explosion Sunday at a bus stop in Matani, a town near the city of Peshawar, wounded at least 10 people.

    Drone Strike Kills Top Pakistani Terrorist

  • I held her hand as we walked toward the Zugliget bus stop for the long ride down to Csaba Utca.

    Enemies of the People

  • My steps paused when I neared the bus stop on the corner of Sixteenth Avenue and Eighteenth Street.

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  • We stormed off together, in silence, sulking from the bus stop bench to our hour-long bus ride back sitting at opposite ends of the bus to the gas station on the corner of Glendale Boulevard and Montana Street.

    The Madonnas of Echo Park

  • Of course it's easy to criticize Pete Decker's behavior at the bus stop that day.

    Land of the Blind


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