Definitions for cabkæb
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
cabkæb(n.; v.)cabbed, cab•bing.
a horse-drawn vehicle for hire.
the covered part of a locomotive, truck, etc., where the operator sits.
(v.i.)to ride in a cab.
Origin of cab:
1640–50; short for cabriolet
an ancient Hebrew measure equal to about 2 quarts (1.9 liters).
Category: Weights and Measures
Origin of cab:
1525–35; < Heb qabh
Civil Aeronautics Board.
a compartment at the front of a motor vehicle or locomotive where driver sits
small two-wheeled horse-drawn carriage; with two seats and a folding hood
cab, hack, taxi, taxicab(verb)
a car driven by a person whose job is to take passengers where they want to go in exchange for money
ride in a taxicab
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
We got a cab to the train station.
a part of truck, train, or bus where the driver sits
***He climbed down out of the cab.
a kind of close carriage with two or four wheels, usually a public vehicle
the covered part of a locomotive, in which the engineer has his station
a Hebrew dry measure, containing a little over two (2.37) pints
Translations for cab
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
(especially American) a taxi
Could you call a cab for me?
- سَيّارَةُ أُجْرَهArabic
- ам. таксиBulgarian
- táxiPortuguese (BR)
- das TaxiGerman
- taksi, fijakerCroatian
- ټکسی موټرPashto
- 出租車Chinese (Trad.)
- ٹیکسی ، کرائے کی گاڑیUrdu
- xe tắc xiVietnamese
- 出租汽车Chinese (Simp.)
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