Meaning of “taxi” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun [ C ] us uk /ˈtæksi/

A1 a car with a driver who you pay to take you somewhere:

a taxi driver
I'll take a taxi to the airport.

More examples

  • She stepped into the road and hailed a taxi.
  • How long did you wait for a taxi?
  • If you're in a hurry, it's better to take a taxi.
  • Maybe we should get a taxi home.
  • A taxi never comes along when you need one.

(Definition of “taxi” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)