Bike - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |baɪk|  American pronunciation of the word bike
Brit.  |baɪk|  British pronunciation of the word bike

noun

- a motor vehicle with two wheels and a strong frame (syn: motorcycle)
- a wheeled vehicle that has two wheels and is moved by foot pedals (syn: bicycle, cycle, wheel)

verb

- ride a bicycle (syn: bicycle, cycle, pedal, wheel)

Examples

We biked to the park.

He bikes in the mountains.

I used to bike to work.

Let's go for a bike ride.

They'll be coming by bike.

She bikes to work every day.

We're late for our deadline. Can you bike the photos over to us?

She has a red bike, and I have a blue one.

She had to walk her bike up the hill.

He hasn't ridden a bike since he was a boy.

Halfway up the hill, my bike slipped out of gear.

Watch out for bike riders while driving.

...decided to take a bike tour of the island for recreation and relaxation...

...that's a dandy new racing bike...

The cyclist dismounted and walked her bike across the street.

Word forms

verb
I/you/we/they: bike
he/she/it: bikes
present participle: biking
past tense: biked
past participle: biked
noun
singular: bike
plural: bikes
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