[tak-see-muh n]

Origin of taximan

First recorded in 1920–25; taxi + -man Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for taximan

Historical Examples of taximan

  • And I used to think the old cabbies could drive, but their job was child's play to the taximan's!

    The Thousandth Woman

    Ernest W. Hornung

  • There he found Sowerby, very red faced and humid, and a taximan who sat stolidly surveying the Embankment from the window.

    The Yellow Claw

    Sax Rohmer

  • An angry snarling, suggesting that of a wild animal disturbed in its lair, proclaimed the arousing of Taximan Thomas Brian.

    The Yellow Claw

    Sax Rohmer

  • He fumbled under his overcoat for loose silver, drew out a handful and paid off the taximan.


    Sax Rohmer