omnibus

Part of speech: adjective

Covering many and various objects.

Part of speech: noun

A long four wheeled passenger vehicle.

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Usage examples "omnibus":

  1. Well, shall we get on this omnibus?" - "The Club of Queer Trades", G. K. Chesterton.
  2. It chanced one day that Monsieur and Madame Berthelini descended with two boxes and a guitar in a fat case at the station of the little town of Castel- le- Gachis, and the omnibus carried them with their effects to the Hotel of the Black Head. - "New-Arabian-Nights", Stevenson, Robert Louis.
  3. Deep the disappointment, on my own part, I remember, at Bryan's Gallery of Christian Art, to which also, as for great emotions, we had taken the omnibus after dinner. - "A Small Boy and Others", Henry James.