motorcycle motorcycle  /ˈmoʊ tər ˌsaɪ kəl/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a motor vehicle with two wheels and a strong frame
  2. (v) ride a motorcycle

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Usage(s):

  1. A hog, of course, is a motorcycle, and the Angels have long been first among riders of the open road.
  2. There's nothing quite like the adrenaline rush of speeding down a freeway on a Harley-Davidson V-Twin motorcycle.
  3. Bourget and other motorcycle craftsmen tailor bikes like fine suits.

News

  1. Motorcycle Vs. SUV Accident

    One person went to the hospital tonight after a motorcycle struck an SUV from behind in East Brainerd at the scene of an earlier wreck. Both wrecks happened in the 3900 block of Woodland Drive. Hamilton County Sheriff's Department spokesperson Janice Atkinson says, deputies were on location investigating a traffic crash and had traffic stopped in both directions. ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: WTVC Chattanooga

  2. Motorcycle officer thrown from bike during crash

    A Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office motorcycle deputy was thrown off his bike during a crash with a car in Everett Thursday morning. The crash occurred on Evergreen Way near 112 th Street Southwest at 10:30 a.m. A car was heading southbound when it crossed all lanes of traffic and struck the officer.  A witness told KIRO 7 Eyewitness News that the officer was knocked off his motorcycle before it ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: KIRO 7 Seattle-Tacoma

  3. Motorcycle Ride in Memory of Nichole Cable

    There's a motorcycle ride this weekend in honor of a Glenburn teenager who was killed last month. The Nichole Ride is Saturday. It's in memory of Nichole Cable, 15. The $10 registration fee goes toward a permanent memorial being built for Cable that will likely be on the beach at Lakeside La . . .
    on June 13, 2013     Source: WABI Bangor

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Quotes

  1. "A motorcycle for the photographer from the race crashed right in front of me," Armstrong said. "Unfortunate, but it could have been worse. I don't feel too bad, hip is a little banged up but overall a great day. Levi proved he is the best...
    on Feb 16, 2009 By: Lance Armstrong Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. In a letter to British investigators in 2006, Al Fayed said Rees "knows the detail which the security services are so eager to suppress, including why (driver) Henri Paul took the route via the Alma tunnel, the motorcycle which blocked their exit,...
    on Dec 31, 2005 By: al Fayed Source: 940 News

  3. "The comments really called into question the integrity of our medical staff and the organization as a whole," Savage said. "To compromise that trust after the Browns had stood by Kellen through the motorcycle episode and knowing without...
    on Oct 23, 2008 By: Phil Savage Source: ABC News

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