Definition of 乗り越す

のりこすnorikosu Inflection

godan ~す verb / transitive:

  • to ride past (one's stop); to overshoot
  • to climb over; to get over 乗り越える
  • to overtake (in a vehicle); to pass

Example Sentences

I missed my stop. How long does it take to reach the next stop?
Lost in thought, I missed my stop.
On my way home I fell asleep in the train, and rode past my station.

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