cabby cabby  /ˈkæ bi/

Definition(s):

  • (n) someone who drives a taxi for a living

Usage(s):

  1. The London cabby is a very special Briton.
  2. Having grown up in the era of segregation, I know I can survive the racial profiling of a cabby.
  3. The cabby, of course, gets a commission for delivering you.

News

  1. Anguish of slain immigrant cabby’s kin

    The Brooklyn cabby who was killed with an umbrella came to the United States to provide a better life for his five children, grieving relatives said yesterday. “He didn’t go to university, and he wanted to do everything in his power for his kids to go to school,” said...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: New York Post

  2. Thug kills Brooklyn cabby by stabbing him in the eye with umbrella: sources

    Demetrius E. LoadholtThe blood-filled cab where a cabby was guesomely stabbed to through his eye. A cabby died a gruesome death in Brooklyn yesterday when a passenger fatally stabbed him through the eye with an umbrella during a robbery, law-enforcement sources said. After getting gored, the cabby continued to drive...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: New York Post

  3. EMT busted in cab beat

    An FDNY paramedic was arrested in Manhattan early yesterday for pummeling a taxi driver, authorities said. Vincent Johnson, 42, was on duty when he got into an argument with the 50-year-old cabby at Seventh Avenue and West 35th Street at about 12:50 a.m. and punched him in the...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: New York Post

Quotes

  1. "Nick is not a typical leadoff hitter," said Chicago manager Ozzie Guillen. "The only thing I need from a leadoff hitter is somebody to get on base and score some runs. I don't want to move (Orlando Cabrera to leadoff ) because 'Cabby' is a...
    on Mar 18, 2008 By: Jose Guillen Source: Tucson Citizen

  2. "It was funny, 'cause I always told Cabby every night on the plane, 'If I ever face you, I'm going to stand there, walk and steal on the first pitch,'" Huff recalled.
    on Mar 6, 2009 By: Aubrey Huff Source: International Herald Tribune

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