motorbike motorbike  /ˈmoʊ tər ˌbaɪk/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) small motorcycle with a low frame and small wheels and elevated handlebars
  2. (v) ride a motorcycle

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. The motorbike is the symbol of Vietnam's economic transformation over the past 20 years thanks to reforms allowing private enterprise.
  2. Two bullets hit Virgil in the chest and cheek, hurling him into a ditch as the motorbike sped on.
  3. Overall motorbike sales fell 7.

News

  1. Tiger.co.uk Advice On How To Reduce Motorbike Insurance Premiums

    Insurance comparison site Tiger.co.uk, has published a guide to reducing the cost of motorbike insurance. (PRWeb June 13, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/reduce-motorbike/insurance-guide/prweb10826742.htm
    on June 13, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  2. Motorcyclist in £3 Million Settlement After Collision Leads to Double Amputation

    LONDON, June 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- A young motorcyclist who had his leg and the lower half of his arm amputated after he was hit by a drunk driver, has settled his motorbike accident claim for £3,000,000. ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "Physically, it's absolutely no stress," Rossy said. "It's like being on a motorbike."
    on May 14, 2008 By: Yves Rossy Source: FOXNews

  2. On the subject of riding motorbikes, Harry Redknapp said: "We don't let them do it. I've never even thought about a player riding a motorbike. We didn't know he had a bike and I'm sure he won't be riding one again to work. My only concern was his...
    on Nov 20, 2009 By: Harry Redknapp Source: guardian.co.uk

  3. "If you look at the history of adventurers, it is so often the simple things (that cause trouble)," Branson noted. "Lawrence of Arabia went through everything and was then killed in a motorbike accident when he'd given up all his dangerous...
    on Sep 4, 2007 By: Richard Branson Source: AFP

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