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{n: cab fare, taxi fare} the fare charged for riding in a taxicab



{n: cab, cabriolet} small two-wheeled horse-drawn carriage; with two seats and a folding hood

{n: cab, hack, taxi, taxicab} a car driven by a person whose job is to take passengers where they want to go in exchange for money

{n: cab} a compartment at the front of a motor vehicle or locomotive where driver sits

{n: footplate} the platform in the cab of a locomotive on which the engineer stands to operate the controls

{n: gypsy cab} a taxicab that cruises for customers although it is licensed only to respond to calls

{n: hansom, hansom cab} a two-wheeled horse-drawn covered carriage with the driver's seat above and behind the passengers

{n: tractor} a truck that has a cab but no body; used for pulling large trailers or vans

{v: flag down} signal to stop
"Let's flag down a cab--it's starting to rain"
"The policeman flagged down our car"

{v: hail} call for
"hail a cab"


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