[waw-ter-buhs, wot-er-]

noun, plural wa·ter-bus·es, wa·ter-bus·ses.

any small ship or boat serving as a passenger shuttle.

Nearby words

  1. water wings,
  2. water witch,
  3. water, water everywhere, / nor any drop to drink,
  4. water-base paint,
  5. water-bath,
  6. water-cool,
  7. water-fast,
  8. water-hammer pulse,
  9. water-harden,
  10. water-inch

Origin of water-bus

First recorded in 1925–30

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