dog, the n.1
(US) a Greyhound bus.
|Monkey Mt. 160: Always the bus. Jesus, I got tired of ridin’ the Dog [HDAS].|
|Sl. and Sociability 81: The Hound and the Dog for Greyhound bus are associated with African Americans and students, though they originated among truckers.|
|Voluntary Madness 73: I’ve ridden the dog before, once all the way to California and back.|
|Them (2008) 93: He [...] trudged five miles to the bus station and caught the gray dog to Atlanta.|
|Happy Mutant Baby Pills 52: Riding the Dog. When’s the last time you traveled by long-distance bus? Or sat in a Greyhound station?|
|Bad Boy Boogie [ebook] ‘You don’t got a driver’s license, no picture ID [...] So it’s the grey dog, but it beats walking’.|