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English noun: taxi

1. taxi (artifact) a car driven by a person whose job is to take passengers where they want to go in exchange for money

Synonymscab, hack, taxicab

Broader (hypernym)auto, automobile, car, machine, motorcar

Narrower (hyponym)gypsy cab, minicab

Member meronymfleet

English verb: taxi

1. taxi (motion) travel slowly

SamplesThe plane taxied down the runway.

ExamplesThese cars won't taxi

Pattern of useSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s.
Something is ----ing PP.
Somebody ----s PP

Broader (hypernym)go, locomote, move, travel

2. taxi (motion) ride in a taxicab

ExamplesThey taxi down the river


Pattern of useSomebody ----s

Broader (hypernym)ride

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