how to pronounce cab


audio example by a male speaker

audio example by a female speaker

the above transcription of cab is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

cab is pronounced in one syllable

press buttons with phonetic symbols to learn how to precisely pronounce each sound of cab

example pitch curve for pronunciation of cab


test your pronunciation of cab

press the "test" button to check how closely you can replicate the pitch of a native speaker in your pronunciation of cab

video examples of cab pronunciation

An example use of cab in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… out of the cab you correct correct I …”

meanings of cab


  1. Compartment at the front of a truck or train for the driver.
  2. An arcade cabinet, the unit in which a video game is housed in a gaming arcade.
  3. Shelter at the top of an air traffic control tower or fire lookout tower.
  4. Any of several four-wheeled carriages; a cabriolet.
  5. Initialism of chest compressions, airway and breathing.
  6. A taxi; a taxicab.
  7. A former Hebrew unit of volume, about equal to 1.3 L as a dry measure or 1.25 L as a liquid measure.
  8. Alternative form of CAB; Clipping of cabinet file.; a compress library archive file.
  9. Initialism of caffeinated alcoholic beverage.
  10. Cabernet Sauvignon wine.


  1. Initialism of Criminal Assets Bureau.
  2. Initialism of Citizens Advice Bureau.
  3. Initialism of Combat Action Badge.
  4. Initialism of Civil Aeronautics Board.


  1. To travel by taxicab.

cab frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word cab occurs in english on average 8.7 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics cab can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that cab can be often used in the following areas:

1) transport and travel;

words with pronunciation similar to cab


Did this page help you?