Definition of "cab" [cab]

  • (noun) A taxicab.
  • (noun) The covered compartment of a heavy vehicle or machine, such as a truck or locomotive, in which the operator or driver sits.
  • (noun) A one-horse vehicle for public hire.
  • (verb-intransitive) To ride or travel in a taxicab: We cabbed to the opera.
  • (verb-intransitive) To drive a taxicab: a student who cabbed for a living.
  • (noun) a taxi
  • (noun) (as modifier)
  • (noun) the enclosed compartment of a lorry, locomotive, crane, etc, from which it is driven or operated
  • (noun) (formerly) a light horse-drawn vehicle used for public hire

Use "cab" in a sentence

  • "If you hear the term cab within the trick's name, it means the rider came into the trick riding switch and landed regular."
  • "On top of that crane there used to be a cab, what they call a cab on top of it, about the size of a small fire truck."
  • "If you have those numbers you can tell at a glance if a cab is a pirate."

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