Definition of taxicab
: an automobile that carries passengers for a fare usually determined by the distance traveled
Examples of taxicab in a Sentence
took a taxicab to the airport
Recent Examples of taxicab from the Web
A month later, the police found a witness who saw Ruth get into a taxicab with a young man.
Bliss, a Manhattan real estate salesman, had just stepped off a streetcar at West 74th Street and Central Park West when he was struck by a passing taxicab.
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Origin and Etymology of taxicab
First Known Use: 1899
TAXICAB Defined for Kids
Definition of taxicab for Students
: a vehicle that carries passengers for a fare usually based on the distance traveled
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