- a person who operates a bus.
Origin of busman
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Examples from the Web for busman
That's why they called him a busman and his holiday a busman's holiday.
The friendly 'busman directed me to a gable sheltered by a yellow jasmine-tree, where I tapped on the door with my knuckle.Some Everyday Folk and Dawn
As they came out of the main entrance of the depot he heard it called anew by a busman.Sister Carrie
She had given her new valise to a gray-haired 'busman who looked a little like the minister at home.Stanford Stories
Charles K. Field