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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A wheeled vehicle that runs on rails and is propelled by electricity.

Usage examples (33)
  • Did you ride the trolley when you visited San Francisco?
  • In fact, the trolley is not a forgone conclusion, but it is in the eyes of the Planners.
  • The trolley is very successful at moving people between Downtown, the University and surrounding neighborhoods.
  • They do ride one of the really old stinkpot buses, usually 815, when the trolley is not in use on the route. fdr for more
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