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clippie

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Pronunciation: /ˈklɪpi
 
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Definition of clippie in English:

noun (plural clippies)

British informal
A bus conductress.
Example sentences
  • Passengers made the journey aboard the vintage buses, including several veteran drivers and clippies in their seventies and eighties.
  • In London and Birmingham, trams and buses were manned by drivers and conductors; the latter also known as clippies.
  • The first 16 Bradford post-war clippies were given their passing out lecture by their tutor.

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