During the criminal trial, Curatolo testified that he also saw other students on a bus that night coming from a disco in town.
Arianna Huffington, who spent a quarter-million bucks to bus people here from New York, beamed as she watched the proceedings.
The Republican frontrunner made his 2012 bid official—just as the press corps left to chase Sarah Palin's bus tour.
1832, abbreviation of omnibus (q.v.). The modern English noun is nothing but a Latin dative plural ending. To miss the bus, in the figurative sense of "lose an opportunity," is from 1901, Australian English (OED has a figurative miss the omnibus from 1886). Busman's holiday "leisure time spent doing what one does for a living" (1893) is probably a reference to London bus drivers riding the buses on their days off.
To clear dirty dishes and tableware from the tables in a restaurant or cafeteria (1913+)Related Terms
[the restaurant sense probably fr the four-wheeled cart often used to carry dishes]