There are 2 translations of cab in Spanish:

cab

Pronunciation: /kæb/

n

  • 1 1.1 (taxi) taxi (m) to go by cab ir* en taxi to call a cab llamar a un taxi (before n) cab driver taxista (mf) cab rank o stand parada (f) de taxis, sitio (m) (Méx)
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    • The taxi cab driver, who hails from Guana, waited in the car during my meeting and then drove me back to the hotel.
    • A taxi cab driver goes to the airport, which is in the next city 5-10 miles from his house, and he doesn't know where his costumer will tell him to go.
    • A taxi cab driver and a pedestrian were also victims of drunken-driving by the prince who is known for his forays to discos and nightclubs.
    1.2 (horse-drawn) coche (m) de caballos
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    • I longed for my parents to hire a horse-drawn cab instead of a taxi but that did not happen.
    • And there's all these Victorian horse-drawn cabs outside and all the cabbies are trying to avoid eye-contact.
    • The relaxation of licensing control on horse-drawn cabs in 1831 led to a great and necessary increase, J. A. Hansom inventing his famous cab in 1834.
  • 2 (driver's compartment) cabina (f) (del conductor)
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    • Detectives are hunting a gang who dragged a sleeping lorry driver from his cab in Bury and took him on a ‘ride of terror’.
    • The student jumped onto the draw-bar separating the cab of the lorry from the trailer and travelled on the vehicle as far as the Mall where he either slipped or tried to jump off.
    • Then a blue van struck the front of the lorry as it was in the ditch, pushing two ladders, which were on board, into the driver's side of the lorry cab.

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La movida madrileña is an expression referring to the Madrid social and cultural scene of the late 1970s and early 1980s, and the people involved in it. It was a youth phenomenon based around night spots in the city, such as the now defunct club Rock-Ola. One of the leading lights of the movida was the movie director Pedro Almodóvar.

There are 2 translations of cab in Spanish:

CAB

n

  • 1 (in (US) )
    Civil Aeronautics Board
  • 2 (in (UK) )
    Citizens' Advice Bureau

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Word of the day aglomeración
f
se produjo una aglomeración en torno a la estrella = a crowd gathered around the star …
Cultural fact of the day

La movida madrileña is an expression referring to the Madrid social and cultural scene of the late 1970s and early 1980s, and the people involved in it. It was a youth phenomenon based around night spots in the city, such as the now defunct club Rock-Ola. One of the leading lights of the movida was the movie director Pedro Almodóvar.