the man on the Clapham omnibus

Definition of the man on the Clapham omnibus

British

  1. :  the ordinary and average person What does the man on the Clapham omnibus think about it?

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  an individual human

    :  an adult male human

    :  husband

  1. :  to supply with people (as for service)

    :  to station members of a ship's crew at

    :  to serve in the force or complement of

  1. : manual

omnibusplay
  1. :  a usually automotive public vehicle designed to carry a large number of passengers :  bus

    :  a book containing reprints of a number of works (as of a single author or on a single subject)

  1. :  of, relating to, or providing for many things at once

    :  containing or including many items


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