sixteener

sixteener

(ˌsɪksˈtiːnə)
n
1. (Poetry) a poetic verse of sixteen syllables
2. a teenager of sixteen years
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Without blinking an eye, the sixteener said, "Yes, but it's too late in the game to find out who's responsible.
The king of the 'sixteener specials' was the Yamaha FS1-E, better known as the Fizzy, for obvious reasons.
Elsewhere, relive the days of "sixteener special" mopeds on the Sports Moped Club stand, with Garellis, Gileras, Fantics and of course Yamaha's famous FSIE - the "Fizzie" - garish colours and metal-flake paint galore.
His "sixteener law", in the interests of road safety, was intended to take all 16-year-olds off the roads - until then they had been able to ride bikes up to 250cc - and force them to turn to mopeds like the grannies' 50cc shopping bike.