Definition of Jeepney

1. Noun. A vehicle used as public transport in the Philippines, originally made from US military jeeps left over from World War II and well known for their flamboyant decoration and crowded seating. ¹



¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Jeepney

1. a Philippine jitney [n -NEYS]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Jeepney

jeeled
jeelie
jeelied
jeelieing
jeelies
jeeling
jeels
jeely
jeelying
jeep
jeeped
jeepers
jeepers creepers
jeeping
jeeplike
jeepney (current term)
jeepneys
jeeps
jeer
jeer capstan
jeered
jeerer
jeerers
jeering
jeeringly
jeerings
jeerleader
jeerleaders
jeers
jees

Literary usage of Jeepney

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1. Biyaheng FXby Loree Cruz- Mante by Loree Cruz- Mante (2006)
"Loree Cruz-Mante (my sister by accident of birth though more likely by God's design) has done to the FX what Emmanuel Torres did to the jeepney. ..."

2. Nature's Strongholds: The World's Great Wildlife Reserves by Laura Riley, William Riley (2005)
"Public transport around 25-by-260-mile (40 x 418-km) Palawan is limited to "tricycles" (motorcycles with sidecars that serve as taxis) and "jeepney " vans ..."

3. Untersuchungen über räumlich-zeitliche Unterschiede im Abflussverhalten von by Oswald Wagner (1987)
"By train, bus and jeepney The only journey you can still make by train, ... The jeepney is the ideal transport for local journeys, as well as for longer ..."

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