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Synonyms for carfare

the fare charged for riding a bus or streetcar


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They know the reality is there, but they don't think for a second that you don't have a computer, a smart phone, carfare money, any of that."
"He was saving for a laptop," Theresa adds, "so sometimes he would even walk home to save on carfare."
He was always down early, the morning after a game, to look at the score before his father read the paper; and his spirits rose or fell with the Cincinnatis' triumphs or defeats." (27) And like young Snevel, Don's passion for the game often clouds his judgment: he lets the older boys dupe him into paying their carfare, buying their game tickets, and even treating for refreshments.
You know, they don't like you come late; come late they won't give you carfare. What kind of business you got with Bernice?" [Laughs] "My business.
People hated to part with a nickel for carfare and walking was so commonplace nobody even noticed it, let alone commented on the fact.
Subsequently, in just three shots, Yamazaki evolves and resolves a short-lived rift between the boys as they find themselves stranded without carfare home.
It's in Jersey, Hoboken, I'll give you carfare I'll give you twenny bucks Don't worry about nuthin //
"Yes, teacher is taking us to the Museum of Natural History and each one is supposed to provide his own carfare."
When he confronted one of the officials, she explained that the questions were asked in the interest of the Jewish applicants, "who all too often have been sent to places whose practice was to discriminate against them, and it simply meant a waste of time and carfare and general disillusionment for the applicant." (79)
Carfare and Hastings's beaux-arts masterpiece, the New York Public Library, had recently opened, and Milne painted the vehicles (both horse-drawn and motorized), in front of the building, along with the crowds on the sidewalk and steps, and the elegant lions.
The milkman with whom he had rode [sic] had given him money for carfare to continue on downtown and money for his lunch.
She knew that her father spent each day in the Jewish Room at the Astor Library where he did his research and met with people eager to seek him out; she knew that her mother provided her husband with lunch sandwiches cut into bits so that he could eat them surreptitiously while doing his research; she knew that her mother would "dole out the exact change for carfare" because her father's prodigality needed to be restrained, lest he waste precious resources on some bauble for his daughter or "part with it to one of the hapless cranks who besieged him." (22)
"Back in the Day," Drama; producers, Nell Davis, Peggy Fry; director, James Hunter; cast, Ja Rule, Ving Rhames, Tia Carfare. A young man is torn between his gangster friend and a preachers's daughter.
I got emergency food stamps and carfare to go on scheduled appointments.