taxi rank

noun

Definition of taxi rank

British

  1. :  a place where taxis park while waiting to be hired

Word by Word Definitions

taxiplay
  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

rankplay
  1. :  luxuriantly or excessively vigorous in growth

    :  offensively gross or coarse :  foul

    :  grown too large

  1. :  row, series

    :  a row of people

    :  a line of soldiers ranged side by side in close order

  1. :  to arrange in lines or in a regular formation

    :  to determine the relative position of :  rate

    :  to take precedence of


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