taxi

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈtæksi/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈtæksi/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(taksē)


Inflections of 'taxi' (nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.):
taxis
nplplural noun: Noun always used in plural form--for example, "jeans," "scissors."
taxies
nplplural noun: Noun always used in plural form--for example, "jeans," "scissors."
Inflections of 'taxi' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
taxis
v 3rd person singular
taxies
v 3rd person singular
taxiing
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
taxying
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
taxied
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
taxied
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
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taxi

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. a [yellow, checkered, New York] taxi
  2. UK: a [black, Hackney] taxi
  3. grab a taxi (to)
  4. stole my taxi
  5. flag (down) a taxi
  6. can't get a taxi
  7. trying to [hail, get] a taxi
  8. am in a taxi right now
  9. am still in a taxi
  10. take a taxi to the [station, airport]
  11. your taxi will [be with you, arrive] (shortly)
  12. a taxi [to, from]
  13. [call, order] a taxi
  14. came [in a, by] taxi
  15. an airport taxi
v
  1. the [airplane, aircraft, plane] taxied to the [gate, runway]
  2. the [airplane] taxied toward the [gate]
  3. the [airplane] taxied down the [runway, airstrip]
  4. the [airplane] taxied for [takeoff, departure, what felt like hours]
  5. taxied [downtown, over]
  6. taxi [the passengers, you, me, us, them] from the [airport, city, hotel, station]
  7. taxi [the passengers] (back) to the [airport]
n as adj
  1. a taxi [line, cab]
  2. pay the taxi driver
  3. a taxi [service, company]
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