cab

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations'CAB': /ˌsiːeɪˈbiː/; 'cab': /ˈkæb/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/kæb/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(kab)


Inflections of 'cab' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
cabs
v 3rd person singular
cabbing
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
cabbed
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
cabbed
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
WordReference English Collocations © 2020

cab

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. a [private, taxi, London, New York] cab
  2. a [Yellow, Checker, licensed] cab
  3. a cab for hire
  4. [an occupied, an empty, a free, a taken] cab
  5. [hail, find, take, call, flag] a cab
  6. phone for a cab
  7. took a cab into [town, the city]
  8. took a cab to the [office, station, airport]
  9. had to take a cab home [last night, yesterday]
  10. got [out of, into] the cab
  11. It's [hard, impossible] to find a cab [during rush hour, downtown].
  12. Finding a cab [around here, in this area] is impossible.
  13. Your cab is [approaching, outside, waiting for you].
  14. in the [truck's, semi's] cab
  15. [slept, ate, rested, relaxed] in the cab
n as adj
  1. a cab [company, driver]
  2. cab [fees, prices, rides]
  3. pay the cab fare
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