noun, plural trol·leys.
verb (used with or without object), trol·leyed, trol·ley·ing.
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Idioms for trolley
- in a confused mental state.
- insane: He's been off his trolley for years, but his family refuses to have him committed.
Origin of trolley
Words nearby trolley
Example sentences from the Web for trolley
The Housing Commission also ran ads on billboards, bus benches, in community newspapers and inside trolleys and buses in both English and Spanish.Fearing Money Left on the Table, Officials Push Rental Assistance Program|Maya Srikrishnan|April 21, 2021|Voice of San Diego
The agency once said it would improve trolley service along the Blue Line in the South Bay, and to construct a new Purple Line along the I-805 corridor.SANDAG Moving Closer to ‘Coming to Jesus’ Moment on Killed Projects|Andrew Keatts|April 1, 2021|Voice of San Diego
The board of directors for the Metropolitan Transit System recommended Thursday that the agency cut one-way youth fares in half and allow free transfers between buses and trolleys within two hours of the first boarding.
The Metropolitan Transit System could soon make a big change, allowing riders who purchase one-way tickets to enjoy free transfers to other buses or trolleys.
Fellow suffragist Katharine Dexter McCormick, Class of 1904, also took part in such trolley tours.
Mubarak was present, wheeled in on a hospital trolley and wearing his trademark sunglasses.Mubarak’s Acquittal Signals Complete Triumph of Military Over Arab Spring|Jamie Dettmer|November 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
There, Orange Scott ran the interurban, a turn-of-the-century electric trolley line that connected the boomtown with its exurbs.
Four men in army uniform are seen loading massive safes onto a trolley.Photographs Expose Russian-Trained Killers in Kiev|Jamie Dettmer|March 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A male suicide bomber was also believed to have detonated the Monday blast, which decimated the back half of a trolley bus.Up To Speed: 4 Things To Know About The Russia Bombings||December 30, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Nico steered a luggage trolley piled high with Pippa's bags through the arrivals hall.
The great Dam at Assouan was just completed and we traversed its entire length on a trolley propelled by natives.
Presently the thought of the cool trolley-run to the Lake grew irresistible, and they struggled out of the theatre.Summer|Edith Wharton
The trolley is an articulated frame 77 ft. long in five sections coupled together with pins.
I thought how at college I used to hear from my chamber the screech of trolley cars rounding a curve and biting my nerves.The Idyl of Twin Fires|Walter Prichard Eaton
To reach it from the outer sections of the district, the tracks used by nine lines of trolley cars must be crossed.The Leaven in a Great City|Lillian William Betts
British Dictionary definitions for trolley
- mentally confused or disorganized
Word Origin for trolley
Idioms and Phrases with trolley
see off one's head (trolley).