Why do we call a bus a bus?
This word comes from Latin and literally means "for all."
"The Illustrious Omnibus of Superpowers is just that — a detailed taxonomy of the various superpowers that comic-book writers have dreamed up in 60 or so [years]."
Explain the meaning of "omnibus" without saying "anthology" or "multi-part."
You can probably come up with an example of an omnibus bill that was kicked around in the legislature recently or an example of a published omnibus. If you want to, talk about what that omnibus includes, and explain which parts of it, if any, you particularly like or dislike.
Spend 20 seconds or more on the game below. Don’t skip straight to the review—let your working memory empty out first.
1. A near opposite of OMNIBUS, the adjective, is