subway

Part of speech: noun

An underground way or passage.

Part of speech: noun

A conduit under a street for electric wires, gas mains, etc.

Part of speech: noun

An underground railroad or the tube in which it is operated.

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Usage examples "subway":

  1. " I shun the subway," he said. - "From the Housetops", George Barr McCutcheon.
  2. He gave up at last and invested half his small fund in a subway. - "Victory", Lester del Rey.
  3. " Just come with me," said the subway guard. - "The Bobbsey Twins in a Great City", Laura Lee Hope.