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mo·ped

 (mō′pĕd′)
n.
1. A lightweight motorized bicycle that can be pedaled as well as driven by a low-powered gasoline engine.
2. A motor scooter.

[From mo(tor) + ped(al).]

moped

(ˈməʊpɛd)
n
(Automotive Engineering) Brit a light motorcycle, not over 50cc
[C20: from motor + pedal1, originally equipped with auxiliary pedals]

mo•ped

(ˈmoʊˌpɛd)

n.
a motorized bicycle with pedals that is designed for low-speed operation.
[1955–60; < German, ultimately < Swedish (trampcykel med) mo(tor och)ped(aler) pedal cycle with engine and pedals]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.moped - a motorbike that can be pedaled or driven by a low-powered gasoline enginemoped - a motorbike that can be pedaled or driven by a low-powered gasoline engine
minibike, motorbike - small motorcycle with a low frame and small wheels and elevated handlebars
Translations
دَرَاجَةٌ نَارِيَةٌ صَغِيرَةٌدَرّاجَه بِمُحَرِّك صَغير
moped
knallert
mopedi
moped
moped
reiîhjól meî hjálparvél
モペッド
모터 달린 자전거
mopedas
mopēds
moped
moped
moped
มอเตอร์ไซค์ขนาดเล็ก
küçük motosikletmoped
xe máy nhỏ

moped

[ˈməʊped] N (esp Brit) → ciclomotor m

moped

[ˈməʊpɛd] ncyclomoteur m

moped

nMoped nt; (very small) → Mofa nt

moped

[ˈməʊpɛd] n (Brit) → ciclomotore m

moped

(ˈməuped) noun
a pedal-cycle which has a small motor.

moped

دَرَاجَةٌ نَارِيَةٌ صَغِيرَةٌ moped knallert Moped μοτοποδήλατο ciclomotor mopedi mobylette moped motorino モペッド 모터 달린 자전거 brommer moped motorower motocicleta pequena, motorizada мопед moped มอเตอร์ไซค์ขนาดเล็ก moped xe máy nhỏ 机动脚踏两用车
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The Met police issued CCTV of three moped gang members after a robbery outside the Hindu temple on Clarenden Rise in Lewisham in June.
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A sixth man on his moped was attacked the following day.
The muggers, who all wore black helmets, mounted the pavement on two mopeds and snatched her mobile phone from her hand.
LONDON: As legions of Arab travelers book their summer flights to London to escape the soaring heat of the Gulf, the city's police force has warned tourists to be extra vigilant of moped crime.
A 32-yearold man suffered injuries to his face after two male moped riders threw a corrosive substance and stole the moped he was riding.
July 14 ( ANI ): The London Police is investigating a string of acid attacks in the city on Thursday after two men riding a moped threw acid on individuals in five separate attacks.