Definition of Jeepneys

1. Noun. (plural of jeepney) ¹



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Definition of Jeepneys

1. jeepney [n] - See also: jeepney

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Jeepneys

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

Literary usage of Jeepneys

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1. Towards Asia's Sustainable Development: The Role of Social Protection by Oecd (2002)
"When possible, they walked rather than ride in jeepneys or buses. Some households gave reduced priority to spending on health. Because of the measures that ..."

2. Criminal Victimisation in the Developing World edited by Ugljesa Zvekic, Anna Alvazzi Del Frate (1996)
"A large proportion of the population of Metro Manila uses public transport and paratransit, mainly public or private buses and jeepneys (converted jeeps). ..."

3. Migration to the Arab World: Experience of Returning Migrants by Godfrey Gunatilleke (1991)
"Since machines and vehicles were not considered basic necessities, only 10 per cent (N = 481) of the workers owned jeepneys, agricultural equipment, etc., ..."

4. Untersuchungen über räumlich-zeitliche Unterschiede im Abflussverhalten von by Oswald Wagner (1987)
"Unlike the city jeepneys, the ones in the country do not set off until every last seat has been occupied, hens stuffed under the benches, and pigs or crates ..."

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