Meaning of CAB in English

CAB

noun

ADJECTIVE

▪ taxi

▪ hackney ( BrE ), hansom

▪ horse-drawn ( BrE )

VERB + CAB

▪ go by , take

Let's take a ~.

▪ call (sb) , get (sb) , hire ( esp. AmE ), order (sb) , phone for ( BrE )

I'll call you a ~.

▪ find

We couldn't find a ~ anywhere near.

▪ catch , flag , flag down , hail

I tried to hail a ~ but none of them would stop.

▪ get into , get out of

▪ drive

▪ pay for , pay off

▪ share

We decided to share a ~.

CAB + VERB

▪ draw up , pull up , stop

The ~ pulled up and they got out.

▪ pick sb up , take sb

I ordered a ~ to take him home.

▪ arrive

▪ wait

Outside, a ~ was waiting.

CAB + NOUN

▪ driver

▪ rank ( BrE )

▪ fare

▪ ride

PREPOSITION

▪ by ~

I came by ~.

▪ in a/the ~

The driver was sitting in his ~.

PHRASES

▪ the back of a ~

I left my umbrella in the back of the ~.

Oxford Collocations English Dictionary.      Оксфордский английский словарь словосочетаний .