Omnibus

Adjective

  • Containing multiple items.

    "The legislature enacted an omnibus appropriations bill."

Noun

  • An anthology of previously released material linked together by theme or author, especially in book form.
  • (dated) A vehicle set up to carry many people (now usually called a bus).
  • (philately) A stamp issue, usually commemorative, that appears simultaneously in several countries as a joint issue.
  • A broadcast programme consisting of all of the episodes of a serial that have been shown in the previous week.

    "The omnibus edition of "The Archers" is broadcast every Sunday morning at 11.00."

Verb

  • (transitive) To combine (legislative bills, etc.) into a single package.

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