jeepney


jeep·ney

noun \ˈjēp-nē\

Definition of JEEPNEY

:  a Philippine jitney bus converted from a jeep

Origin of JEEPNEY

jeep + jitney
First Known Use: circa 1949

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: jeer (verb)
Previous Word in the Dictionary: jeepers creepers
All Words Near: jeepney

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up jeepney? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).