noun, plural tax·es [tak-seez] /ˈtæk siz/.
Origin of taxis1
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noun, plural tax·is or tax·ies.
verb (used without object), tax·ied, tax·i·ing or tax·y·ing.
verb (used with object), tax·ied, tax·i·ing or tax·y·ing.
Origin of taxi
Related formsun·tax·ied, adjective
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Examples from the Web for taxis
Services like Airbnb, Yelp, and yes, Uber are disrupting long-established industries, from taxis to hotels.Why Do ‘Progressives’ Want to Ban Uber and AirBnB?|Adam Thierer, Christopher Koopman|December 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
There were taxis, called “hackneys,” which were rickety stagecoaches cast off by the rich and repurposed as transport for hire.
Of course, harassment happens in taxis just as it does in ridesharing vehicles.Uber’s Biggest Problem Isn’t Surge Pricing. What If It’s Sexual Harassment by Drivers?|Olivia Nuzzi|March 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Two Ukrainian journalists were recently yanked out of taxis and beaten savagely, one shot in the chest and killed.Ukraine Is On the Verge Of War And Putin Is To Blame|Michael Weiss|February 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Promises every avenue in Manhattan will have a dedicated lane for trucks, taxis, and private automobiles between new bike paths.Up to a Point: 2013 in Review and Predictions for 2014|P. J. O’Rourke|January 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Streams of motor-cars, taxis, and buses hurried along Piccadilly, the streets were busy with people coming and going.To Love|Margaret Peterson
Monte Carlo is not a large place, therefore there is little use for taxis.Mademoiselle of Monte Carlo|William Le Queux
I think it's stunning to stand there and watch the buses and taxis streaming along as though they'd never stop.The Trembling of a Leaf|William Somerset Maugham
I was afraid that there might be some fatality in this, but there were no superstitions at the Court of Thurn and Taxis.My Own Affairs|Louise, Princess of Belgium
Five shillings wasted on taxis, and nothing for it but getting thoroughly upset.The Independence of Claire|Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey