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
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
Origin: [Heb. qab, fr. qbab to hollow.]
CAB is a jazz fusion supergroup founded by bassist Bunny Brunel. Since their formation in 2000, they have released four studio albums and two live albums. Their second album, CAB 2, received a nomination for Best Contemporary Jazz Album at the 2002 Grammy Awards.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
kab, n. a public carriage of various sizes and shapes, with two or four wheels, drawn by one horse.—ns. Cab′by, a shortened form of Cab′man, one who drives a cab for hire; Cab′-stand, a place where cabs stand for hire; Cab′-tout, one whose business it is to call cabs.—Cabmen's shelter, a place of shelter for cabmen while waiting for hire. [Shortened from Cabriolet.]
kab, n. a Hebrew dry measure = nearly three pints. [Heb. kab—kabab, to hollow.]
British National Corpus
Rank popularity for the word 'cab' in Nouns Frequency: #2106
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The numerical value of cab in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of cab in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
The immediate fix might be to put a second person in the cab until they get this (PTC) implemented.
Today, a successful Congressman has the fundraising ability of a hooker trying to raise cab fare home....
We did manage to force EU governments to agree to the introduction of a new and safer lorry-cab design, although only as of 2019.
We have banned Uber. Another public notice will be issued tomorrow for banning all non-registered cab service providers. It's almost done.
Our first driver sped away as taxi drivers approached us loading his cab. Our second driver agreed to meet us in a back street near Gare du Nord and passed David a baseball bat to hold.
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Translations for cab
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- кабина, таксиBulgarian
- taxík, kabinaCzech
- Führerhaus, Taxi, Fahrerkabine, Führerkabine, FahrerhausGerman
- taksio, kaboEsperanto
- ohjaamo, taksiFinnish
- tagsaidhScottish Gaelic
- taxi, leigubíll, leigubifreiðIcelandic
- cabina, tassìItalian
- táxi, cabinePortuguese
- такси, кабинаRussian
- taxid, loatatoodVolapük
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