motorbike


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mo·tor·bike

 (mō′tər-bīk′)
n.
A motorcycle.

motorbike

(ˈməʊtəˌbaɪk)
n
(Automotive Engineering) a less formal name for motorcycle

mo•tor•bike

(ˈmoʊ tərˌbaɪk)

n., v. -biked, -bik•ing. n.
1. a small, lightweight motorcycle.
2. a bicycle propelled by an attached motor.
v.i.
3. to drive or ride a motorbike.
[1900–05]
mo′tor•bik`er, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.motorbike - small motorcycle with a low frame and small wheels and elevated handlebarsmotorbike - small motorcycle with a low frame and small wheels and elevated handlebars
moped - a motorbike that can be pedaled or driven by a low-powered gasoline engine
bike, motorcycle - a motor vehicle with two wheels and a strong frame
Verb1.motorbike - 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"
Translations
motocyklmotorka
motorcykel
moottoripyörä
motocikl
motorkerékpár
mótorhjól
モーターバイク
오토바이
motocykel
motorno kolo
motorcykel
รถจักรยานยนต์
xe máy

motorbike

[ˈməʊtəbaɪk] Nmotocicleta f, moto f

motorbike

[ˈməʊtərbaɪk] nmoto f

motorbike

[ˈməʊtəˌbaɪk] nmoto f inv

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.

motorbike

دَرَاجَةٌ نَارِيَة motorka motorcykel Motorrad μοτοσυκλέτα moto moottoripyörä moto motocikl motocicletta モーターバイク 오토바이 motorfiets motorsykkel motocykl motocicleta мотоцикл motorcykel รถจักรยานยนต์ motosiklet xe máy 摩托车
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