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mo·tor·cy·cle

 (mō′tər-sī′kəl)
n.
A two-wheeled motor vehicle resembling a heavy bicycle, sometimes having a sidecar with a third wheel.


mo′tor·cy′cle v.
mo′tor·cy′clist n.
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motorcycle

(ˈməʊtəˌsaɪkəl)
n
(Automotive Engineering) Also called: motorbike a two-wheeled vehicle, having a stronger frame than a bicycle, that is driven by a petrol engine, usually with a capacity of between 125 cc and 1000 cc
vb (intr)
(Automotive Engineering) to ride on a motorcycle
ˈmotorˌcyclist n
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mo•tor•cy•cle

(ˈmoʊ tərˌsaɪ kəl)

n., v. -cled, -cling. n.
1. a motor vehicle resembling a bicycle but larger and heavier, chiefly for one rider but sometimes having two saddles or a sidecar for passengers.
v.i.
2. to ride on a motorcycle.
[1895–1900]
mo′tor•cy`clist, n.
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motorcycle


Past participle: motorcycled
Gerund: motorcycling

Imperative
motorcycle
motorcycle
Present
I motorcycle
you motorcycle
he/she/it motorcycles
we motorcycle
you motorcycle
they motorcycle
Preterite
I motorcycled
you motorcycled
he/she/it motorcycled
we motorcycled
you motorcycled
they motorcycled
Present Continuous
I am motorcycling
you are motorcycling
he/she/it is motorcycling
we are motorcycling
you are motorcycling
they are motorcycling
Present Perfect
I have motorcycled
you have motorcycled
he/she/it has motorcycled
we have motorcycled
you have motorcycled
they have motorcycled
Past Continuous
I was motorcycling
you were motorcycling
he/she/it was motorcycling
we were motorcycling
you were motorcycling
they were motorcycling
Past Perfect
I had motorcycled
you had motorcycled
he/she/it had motorcycled
we had motorcycled
you had motorcycled
they had motorcycled
Future
I will motorcycle
you will motorcycle
he/she/it will motorcycle
we will motorcycle
you will motorcycle
they will motorcycle
Future Perfect
I will have motorcycled
you will have motorcycled
he/she/it will have motorcycled
we will have motorcycled
you will have motorcycled
they will have motorcycled
Future Continuous
I will be motorcycling
you will be motorcycling
he/she/it will be motorcycling
we will be motorcycling
you will be motorcycling
they will be motorcycling
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been motorcycling
you have been motorcycling
he/she/it has been motorcycling
we have been motorcycling
you have been motorcycling
they have been motorcycling
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been motorcycling
you will have been motorcycling
he/she/it will have been motorcycling
we will have been motorcycling
you will have been motorcycling
they will have been motorcycling
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been motorcycling
you had been motorcycling
he/she/it had been motorcycling
we had been motorcycling
you had been motorcycling
they had been motorcycling
Conditional
I would motorcycle
you would motorcycle
he/she/it would motorcycle
we would motorcycle
you would motorcycle
they would motorcycle
Past Conditional
I would have motorcycled
you would have motorcycled
he/she/it would have motorcycled
we would have motorcycled
you would have motorcycled
they would have motorcycled
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.motorcycle - a motor vehicle with two wheels and a strong framemotorcycle - a motor vehicle with two wheels and a strong frame
kickstand - a swiveling metal rod attached to a bicycle or motorcycle or other two-wheeled vehicle; the rod lies horizontally when not in use but can be kicked into a vertical position as a support to hold the vehicle upright when it is not being ridden
kick start, kick starter - a starter (as on a motorcycle) that is activated with the foot and the weight of the body
minibike, motorbike - small motorcycle with a low frame and small wheels and elevated handlebars
automotive vehicle, motor vehicle - a self-propelled wheeled vehicle that does not run on rails
mudguard, splash guard, splash-guard - a curved piece above the wheel of a bicycle or motorcycle to protect the rider from water or mud thrown up by the wheels
dirt bike, trail bike, scrambler - a lightweight motorcycle equipped with rugged tires and suspension; an off-road motorcycle designed for riding cross country or over unpaved ground
Verb1.motorcycle - ride a motorcycle
ride - be carried or travel on or in a vehicle; "I ride to work in a bus"; "He rides the subway downtown every day"
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Translations
دَرَاجَةٌ نَارِيِّةٌدَرّاجَه بِمُحَرِّك
велосипед
motocykl
motorcykel
moottoripyörä
motocikl
motorkerékpár
sepeda motor
mótorhjól
オートバイ
오토바이
motocykel
motorno kolo
motorcykel
รถมอเตอร์ไซค์
xe máy

motorcycle

[ˈməʊtəˌsaɪkl]
A. Nmotocicleta f, moto f
B. CPD motorcycle combination Nmotocicleta f con sidecar
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motorcycle

[ˈməʊtərsaɪkəl] nmoto fmotorcycle racing ncourse f de motos
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motorcycle

[ˈməʊtəˌsaɪkl] nmotocicletta
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

motor

(ˈməutə) noun
a machine, usually a petrol engine or an electrical device, that gives motion or power. a washing-machine has an electric motor; (also adjective) a motor boat/vehicle.
verb
to travel by car. We motored down to my mother's house at the weekend.
ˈmotorist noun
a person who drives a motor car. The motorist could not avoid hitting the dog.
ˈmotorize, ˈmotorise verb
1. to fit a motor to (eg a bicycle).
2. to supply (eg troops) with motor vehicles. Many army units have been motorized.
ˈmotorcade (-keid) noun
a procession in which everyone goes by car.
ˈmotorway noun
a road specially made for fast traffic. They are building a new motorway to link the two cities.
ˈmotorbike, ˈmotorcycle nouns
any of several types of usually heavy bicycle moved by a motor.
motor car
a vehicle on four wheels, moved by a motor, but not a lorry or van; an automobile, car.
ˈmotorcyclist noun
a person who rides a motorbike. The motorcyclist was injured in the road accident.
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motorcycle

دَرَاجَةٌ نَارِيِّةٌ motocykl motorcykel Motorrad μοτοσυκλέτα motocicleta moottoripyörä moto motocikl moto オートバイ 오토바이 motorfiets motorsykkel motocykl motocicleta мотоцикл motorcykel รถมอเตอร์ไซค์ motosiklet xe máy 摩托车
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motorcycle

n motocicleta, moto f (fam)
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