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[im-buhs, em-]
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verb (used with or without object), em·bussed, em·bus·sing.
  1. to get or put on a bus.
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Origin of embus

First recorded in 1925–30; em-1 + bus1
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Related Words

catch, enter, mount, entrain, emplane, embus

British Dictionary definitions for embus


verb -buses, -busing, -bused, -busses, -bussing or -bussed
  1. military to cause (troops) to board or (of troops) to board a transport vehicle
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