Definition of 'public transport'
Example sentences containing 'public transport'
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They say they want the money to spend on public transport. The Sun (2008)Places of interest and selected public transport links also appear. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Those who do not drive will need to say how much they spend on public transport each month. Times, Sunday Times (2014)But the mobility needs of people who are barred from access to public transport services remains a pressing problem. The Past is Before Us - feminism in action since the 1960s (1989)One fact that surprised company officials yesterday was that the crowds were rolling in despite the reduced public transport services. Times, Sunday Times (2014)They'll spend it on public transport. Times, Sunday Times (2013)That means billions of pounds less for roads and railways and a knock-on effect beyond the public transport sector. Times, Sunday Times (2010)A straightforward answer might be that you need a car because of the poor public transport service where you live. Life Without Work (1994)It would be helpful for me if it gave a cashback on the money I spend on public transport each day. Times, Sunday Times (2007)While the Government looks into this prestige project, less glamorous public transport services continue to be starved of cash. Times, Sunday Times (2009)
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Translations for 'public transport'
British English: public transport /ˈpʌblɪk ˈtrænsˌpɔːt/ NOUN
Public transport is a system of buses, trains, etc, running on fixed routes, on which the public may travel.
- American English: public transportation
- Arabic: نَقْل عَام
- Brazilian Portuguese: transporte público
- Chinese: 公共交通
- Croatian: javni prijevoz
- Czech: hromadná doprava
- Danish: offentlig transport
- Dutch: openbaar vervoer
- European Spanish: transporte público
- Finnish: julkinen liikenne
- French: transports en commun
- German: öffentliche Verkehrsmittel
- Greek: δημόσιο μέσο μεταφοράς
- Italian: trasporti pubblici
- Japanese: 公共交通機関
- Korean: 대중교통수단
- Norwegian: offentlig transport
- Polish: transport publiczny
- European Portuguese: transporte público
- Romanian: transport în comun
- Russian: общественный транспорт
- Spanish: transporte público
- Swedish: kollektivtrafik
- Thai: การขนส่งมวลชน
- Turkish: toplu taşıma
- Ukrainian: громадський транспорт
- Vietnamese: giao thông công cộng
Definition of public transport from the Collins English Dictionary
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