noun Date: 1845 a place where cabs await hire

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • cabstand — [kab′stand΄] n. a place where cabs are stationed for hire …   English World dictionary

  • cabstand — UK [ˈkæbˌstænd] / US noun [countable] Word forms cabstand : singular cabstand plural cabstands American a taxi rank …   English dictionary

  • cabstand — /kab stand /, n. a place where cabs may wait to be hired. [1855 60; CAB1 + STAND] * * * …   Universalium

  • cabstand — noun A place intended for taxis to wait for passengers; a taxi rank …   Wiktionary

  • cabstand — cab|stand [ˈkæbstænd] n AmE a place where taxis wait for customers British Equivalent: taxi rank …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • cabstand — cab|stand [ kæb,stænd ] noun count AMERICAN a place where taxis wait for passengers …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • cabstand — n. place where cabs park and wait to be hired …   English contemporary dictionary

  • cabstand — noun (C) AmE a place where taxis wait for customers; taxi rank BrE …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • cabstand — cab•stand [[t]ˈkæbˌstænd[/t]] n. a place where taxicabs wait to be hired • Etymology: 1855–60 …   From formal English to slang

  • cabstand — noun a place where taxis park while awaiting customers in England the place where taxis wait to be hired is called a taxi rank • Syn: ↑taxistand, ↑taxi rank • Hypernyms: ↑stand …   Useful english dictionary

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