trishaw


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trishaw

(ˈtraɪˌʃɔː)
n
another name for rickshaw2
[C20: from tri- + rickshaw]
Translations
عَربَةٌ بِثلاثِ عَجَلات
dodávková tříkolka
trehjulet rickshaw
háromkerekû riksa
fótstiginn òríhjóla vagn
trīsritenisvelorikša
dodávková trojkolka
üç tekerlekli pedallı araba

trishaw

(ˈtraiʃoː) noun
a small, light vehicle with three wheels for carrying people or goods, pedalled by the operator.
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Cycling Without Age Point Chevalier received a grant in the first round for a bike festival and open day at Selwyn Village in Point Chevalier to share cycling with older people via rides on a trishaw.
The Newcastle Cycling Without Age team is trying to raise around PS7,000 to buy a three-wheeled trishaw which would be used for outings for elderly and other isolated people in the community.
Volunteer Simon Wade says: "The bright red trishaw is a real conversation starter.
Residents at Campbell Snowdon House care home have been riding through Quarriers Village on a trishaw after they were given one to use for the day.
Other pieces of artwork include three giant bird stainless steel sculptures in the arrival and departures hall; a Travelling Family aluminium sculpture in the departure transit area; and in the departure check-in hall a bronze sculpture depicting a mother and young boy hailing a trishaw after a trip to the market.
Fraser was honoured for his work setting up Cycling Without Age to take elderly people from care homes out on trishaw bikes.
Fraser, 20, takes pensioners out of their care homes and into the countryside on his trishaw - also known as a cycle rickshaw.
Jimmy Carr sang the praises of bighearted Fraser Johnston, 20, who picked up the TSB Community Partner Award for taking care home residents on trips in the countryside on his trishaw bike with his Cycling Without Age scheme.
My father drove a trishaw and he also did construction.
Jeyanthan who surrendered yesterday morning at the Jaffna Police Station said that the incident occurred due to a dispute between his brother and a three wheel driver and he interfered and ended up in a scuffle with one of the trishaw driver at the Nallur three wheel park.
A slow ride into the past: The Chinese trishaw industry in Singapore, 1942-1983
They explored topical issues, such as the plight of taxi drivers and trishaw men, and included comments on poverty and the problems of ordinary people in Malayan society.