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[kab-ee] /ˈkæb i/
noun, plural cabbies. Informal.
Also, cabbie.
1855-60; cab(driver) + -y2 Unabridged
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British Dictionary definitions for cabby


noun (pl) -bies
(informal) a cab driver
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