cab fare


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Noun1.cab fare - the fare charged for riding in a taxicabcab fare - the fare charged for riding in a taxicab
fare, transportation - the sum charged for riding in a public conveyance
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That was the time when her daughter Winnie could not help passing a remark to Mr Verloc that "mother has been spending half-crowns and five shillings almost every day this last week in cab fares." But the remark was not made grudgingly.
After greeting her uncle and aunt and receiving, as usual, a present of two sovereigns for "cab fares and dissipation" from Uncle Trevor, whose favorite niece she was, she changed her dress and wandered into Katharine's room to await her.
To hear her talk, you would have supposed that she had been brought up from the cradle to look on four hundred pounds a year as small change to be disposed of in tips and cab fares. That in itself would have been enough to sow doubts in Bill's mind as to whether he had really got all the money that a reasonable man needed; and Claire saw to it that these doubts sprouted, by confining her conversation on the occasions of their meeting almost entirely to the great theme of money, with its minor sub-divisions of How to get it, Why don't you get it?
Meanwhile, Steve's run of bad luck continues with a nightmare cab fare. But there's comedy when Geoff decides to do some magic at the Rovers' talent show.
The first $10 of cab fare will be paid for by the cab company and the Five Points Foundation for passengers headed to a home or hotel.
They may give you cab fare even if you make it clear that you're getting home by public transportation.
A TAXI passenger forked out almost [euro]700 after clocking up the most expensive cab fare last year, it has been revealed.
Gunners legend Emmanuel Petit has recalled the time he nearly joinedTottenham- but they ended up paying his cab fare for him to sign forArsenal.
Cary police were called after Howell failed to pay for cab fare, authorities said.
The starting average price for a ride was 20 percent higher than that of a regular cab fare.
If you can't afford the cab fare, then invite him to your place, so you don't have to worry about getting home.