pedicab


Also found in: Thesaurus, Wikipedia.

ped·i·cab

 (pĕd′ĭ-kăb′)
n.
A small three-wheeled vehicle having a seat, pedals, and handlebars for the operator and a usually hooded cab for passengers.

pedicab

(ˈpɛdɪˌkæb)
n
a pedal-operated tricycle, available for hire, with an attached seat for one or two passengers

ped•i•cab

(ˈpɛd ɪˌkæb)

n.
(esp. in Southeast Asia) a three-wheeled public conveyance operated by pedals, typically one having a hooded cab for two passengers mounted behind the driver.
[1945–50]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.pedicab - a tricycle (usually propelled by pedalling)pedicab - a tricycle (usually propelled by pedalling); used in the Orient for transporting passengers for hire; "boys who once pulled rickshaws now pedal pedicabs"
tricycle, trike, velocipede - a vehicle with three wheels that is moved by foot pedals
Translations

pedicab

nFahrradtaxi nt
References in periodicals archive ?
A week after his abduction by armed men - one of them dressed as a policeman - in broad daylight in front of a barangay outpost, the family of pedicab driver Nestor dela Cerna remains hopeful he will turn up safe and sound.
A scavenger whose throat was slashed was found lifeless inside a pedicab on Commonwealth Avenue in Quezon City Monday afternoon.
Argentina Basoy, project development officer of DSWD- NIR, said during the turnover rites that the 10 are among the 25 beneficiaries of the program, who belong to the group Massikad Pedicab Sustainable Livelihood Program Association.
Frustrated by equipment malfunctions and lack of options, Ben Morris, chief pedicab officer, Coaster Pedicab, set out to create the pedicab he believed the market was missing.
Along his journey, Charlie meets many people who offer advice or veiled philosophy, including an old black man, a tattooed pedicab driver, and a pair of inept police officers, one of whom says to Charlie, "There's a lesson in there somewhere, eh buddy?
They also took a pedicab ride to wander around the traditional village in Seoul and visited the filming sites of famous TV series "Descendants of the Sun," the KTO said.
I parked my pedicab outside the Siesta Key Oyster Bar and listened to the band cover songs by the Eagles and Johnny Cash.
com)-- The USA Trailer Store, a leading provider of single-axle trailers for motorcycles, cars and trucks, has announced Park Place Pedicabs, a new American rickshaw aimed at bringing quality and value to professional pedicab businesses.
Normally, pedicab passengers would pay anywhere between P20 to P50 for the short ride.
Christian "Thor" Thoreson and his partner Christina Holmes hoped their pedicab company would appeal to city officials aiming to boost tourism and minimize drunk driving and congestion.
If, like me, you're a pedicab driver pedaling people to and from Hayward Field on a bicycle taxi.