What does the word taxicab mean?

Usage examples for taxicab

  1. In reply to her helpless questions, he looked up the next train to Dinwiddie, which left within the hour, and after buying her ticket, assisted her smilingly into the taxicab. – Virginia by Ellen Glasgow
  2. I need a taxicab, if there is one. – The Fourth R by George Oliver Smith
  3. Full of enthusiasm, and as soon as a taxicab could bring him, he arrived at Gerridge's, where, in a corner of the deserted coffee- room, Ford explained the situation. – The Lost House by Richard Harding Davis