This database contains a collection of Mandarin terms which have cultural, historical or sentimental value unique to Singapore. These terms may be used by Singaporeans in the past or at present. Some of the terms are read in print while others are used in our everyday conversations.
A car hired for a short trip, usually charging a metered fare.
出租车 (Mainland China), 出租汽车 (Mainland China), 的士 (Mainland China, Hong Kong), 计程车 (Mainland China, Taiwan)
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