platform ticket


noun British.

a pass allowing a visitor to enter upon a railroad platform from which those not traveling are ordinarily excluded.

Nearby words

  1. platform game,
  2. platform rocker,
  3. platform scale,
  4. platform shoe,
  5. platform tennis,
  6. plath,
  7. plath, sylvia,
  8. platina,
  9. platinate,
  10. plating

Origin of platform ticket

First recorded in 1900–05

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British Dictionary definitions for platform ticket

platform ticket

noun

a ticket for admission to railway platforms but not for travel
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