hail a taxi

Definition of hail a taxi

  1. :  to wave or call for a taxi to pull over and stop

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  precipitation in the form of small balls or lumps usually consisting of concentric layers of clear ice and compact snow

    :  something that gives the effect of a shower of hail

  1. :  to precipitate hail (see 1hail)

    :  to pour down or strike like hail

  1. : used as a salutation

    : used to express acclamation

  1. :  salute, greet

    :  to greet with enthusiastic approval :  acclaim

    :  to greet or summon by calling

  1. :  an exclamation of greeting or acclamation

    :  a calling to attract attention

    :  hearing distance

  1. :  taxicab

    :  a similarly operated boat or aircraft

  1. :  to go at low speed along the surface of the ground or water

    :  to operate an aircraft on the ground under its own power

    :  to ride in a taxicab

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