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noun [countable]     bus pass pronunciation in British English
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singularbus pass
pluralbus passes
  1. a special ticket that allows someone to travel by bus without paying each time
    1. a.
      in the UK, a special ticket that allows people over the age of 60 to travel by bus without paying. This word is often used as a humorous way of thinking about old age or older people

      I’m not ready for my bus pass yet, you know!



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