Words nearby busing
Definition for busing (2 of 3)
noun, plural bus·es, bus·ses.
verb (used with object), bused or bussed, bus·ing or bus·sing.
verb (used without object), bused or bussed, bus·ing or bus·sing.
Origin of bus1
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH busbussed bust
Definition for busing (3 of 3)
verb (used with or without object), bused or bussed, bus·ing or bus·sing.
Origin of bus2
Examples from the Web for busing
Hell, even the band-aid of busing was enough to spark a huge backlash to civil rights laws.
Full integration, Colby argues, requires far more than policies like busing and affirmative action.
Instead, busing was a failure—conceptually and substantively—because of faulty liberal assumptions.
But it's worth remembering: Busing was implemented as a total last resort.
British Dictionary definitions for busing
noun plural buses or busses
verb buses, busing, bused, busses, bussing or bussed
Word Origin for bus
Cultural definitions for busing
The movement of students from one neighborhood to a school in another neighborhood, usually by bus and usually to break down de facto segregation of public schools.