Cab meaning

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A taxicab.
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An ancient Hebrew unit of measure equal to about 2 liters (2.1 quarts).
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The covered compartment of a heavy vehicle or machine, such as a truck or locomotive, in which the operator or driver sits.
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A one-horse vehicle for public hire.
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To drive a taxicab.

He cabs for a living.

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Civil Aeronautics Board.
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A horse-drawn carriage, esp. one for public hire.
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To take a taxicab.
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To drive a taxicab.
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An ancient Hebrew unit of dry measure, equal to about two quarts.
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Civil Aeronautics Board.
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Compartment at the front of a truck or train for the driver.
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Shelter at the top of an air traffic control tower or fire lookout tower.
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Any of several four-wheeled carriages; a cabriolet.
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An ancient Hebrew unit of dry measure, held by some to have been about 1.4 liters, by others about 2.4 liters.
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(video games, informal) An arcade cabinet; the unit in which a video game is housed in a gaming arcade.
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To ride or travel in a taxicab.

We cabbed to the opera.

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The part of a locomotive, motor truck, crane, etc. in which the operator sits.
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Origin of cab

  • Short for cabriolet

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Hebrew qab

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Hebrew קב (káv).

    From Wiktionary

  • Clipping of cabriolet

    From Wiktionary

  • Clipping of cabinet

    From Wiktionary