verb (used with or without object), de·bused or de·bussed, de·bus·ing or de·bus·sing.

to get out of a bus; alight from a bus.

Origin of debus

First recorded in 1910–15; de- + bus1 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

British Dictionary definitions for debus


verb debuses, debusing, debused, debusses, debussing or debussed

to unload (goods) or (esp of troops) to alight from a motor vehicle
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