subway

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈsʌbweɪ/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈsʌbˌweɪ/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(subwā′)


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subway

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. the city's subway
  2. the [New York] subway
  3. the subway in [Chicago]
  4. the city doesn't have a subway
  5. the city has a [great, terrible] subway
  6. take the subway to [work, school] (every day)
  7. ride the subway to [work]
  8. was [mugged, beat up] on the subway
  9. [a dirty, a clean, a new, an old] subway
  10. the subway is running late
  11. got stuck on the subway (this morning)
  12. [a fast, a slow, a reliable, an unreliable] subway
  13. the subway is usually [fast]
  14. walking down to the subway
  15. walking up from the subway
  16. am just getting [on, off] the subway
  17. the subway costs [$2]
  18. how much is the subway?
  19. how much does the subway cost?
  20. is just [four] stops on the subway
  21. there are delays on the subway
  22. UK: [take, use] the beach subway (under the road)
n as adj
  1. the subway system
  2. in the subway station
  3. on the subway platform
  4. a subway train
  5. pay the subway fare
  6. buy subway tokens
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