One of the interns asked for $2 for a MetroCard to cover the cost of delivering the firm's documents; he had to wait two hours until everyone left the office, for the boss to meet with him, and the boss refused, and advised him to buy an unlimited MetroCard.
What does MC stand for?
MC stands for Metrocard (MTA New York City Transit bus/subway fare card)
This definition appears frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Business, finance, etc.
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We have 266 other meanings of MC in our Acronym Attic
- Message Controller
- Messiah College (Grantham, Pennsylvania)
- MetaCard Corporation (maker of multimedia software tools)
- Metal Case (full metal jacket)
- Metal Clad
- Methodist Church
- Methyl Cellulose
- Methyl Chloroform
- Methylene Chloride (chemical)
Samples in periodicals archive:
Since Metrocard was launched last year, more than 178,000 public transport customers have made the switch.
JONES Homes is helping buyers at its Oak Meadows development in Meltham to enjoy the benefits of public transport, by providing a complimentary MetroCard with every new home purchased.
By the time you read this, a single ride on the New York City subway may cost three dollars, making the MetroCards you swipe feel like valuable objects.
The objects pictured in THE GET SET UP FOR METROPOLITAN MANEUVERS AND TURBULENCE include safety pins, a "TUBE WORKERS AGAINST THE WAR" badge, a pound coin, a guitar pick, a penknife, and--presumably in homage to Le Tigre--a MetroCard swathed in a piece of cardboard with "MY MY METROCARD" scrawled across it.
How about a tattered velvet-covered Santa Claus, a used-up MetroCard from the New York subway, or a slightly misshapen wreath made from red and green interlocking plastic beads?
They're dropped off at Queensboro Plaza in the middle of the night with only their clothes and a three ride MetroCard and oftentimes, no one there to meet them.
In addition, you also receive a Metrocard - good for unlimited bus and subway travel in the city.