cabby

or cab·bie

[kab-ee]
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Origin of cabby

First recorded in 1855–60; cab(driver) + -y2
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Related Words for cabby

hack, cabbie, cabby, cabman, hackman

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  • “I am a night cabby, I am,” he whispered, with a sort of boastful exasperation.

    The Secret Agent

    Joseph Conrad

  • The cabby turned at him his enormous and inflamed countenance truculently.

    The Secret Agent

    Joseph Conrad

  • In the background the cabby loitered, gnawed by insatiable curiosity.

    The Black Bag

    Louis Joseph Vance

  • When we shake them off, we can have the cabby take us to the hotel.

    The Black Bag

    Louis Joseph Vance

  • Immediately the square of darkling sky was eclipsed by the cabby's face.

    The Black Bag

    Louis Joseph Vance