noun mo·to·cross \ˈmō-tō-ˌkrs\

: the sport of racing motorcycles over a rough course with many hills, sharp turns, etc.

Full Definition of MOTOCROSS

:  a closed-course motorcycle race over natural or simulated rough terrain (as with steep inclines, hairpin turns, and mud); also :  the sport of engaging in motocross races


French, from moto motorcycle (short for motocyclette) + cross-country, from English
First Known Use: 1951


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