bik·​er | \ ˈbī-kər How to pronounce biker (audio) \

Definition of biker

1 : bicyclist
2 : motorcyclist especially : one who is a member of an organized club or gang

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Vanessa Williams Work To Do City Jacket, $109.95; Out of all of the pieces, Williams says the biker jacket is by far her favorite. Colleen Kratofil,, "Vanessa Williams Models with Mom and Daughter for Her New HSN Clothing Line Campaign," 1 July 2019 Eugenie opted for a tie-waist navy dress, biker jacket, and heels. Chloe Foussianes, Town & Country, "Princess Beatrice and Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi Double-Date with Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank," 4 June 2019 New Hampshire officials released the names of seven bikers killed Friday evening after their group collided with a pickup truck towing a flatbed trailer. Samuel Chamberlain, Fox News, "Motorcyclists killed in New Hampshire crash identified," 24 June 2019 Some of the petitioners' qualms include the fact that God is voiced by a woman, the Antichrist is portrayed as a normal kid and the four riders of the Apocalypse are portrayed as a group of bikers. Michelle Lou, CNN, "More than 20,000 Christians asked the wrong streaming service to remove the show 'Good Omens'," 20 June 2019 Singer also shared an image of herself lifting weights, wearing a workout bra and multicolored biker shorts. Robyn Merrett,, "Ramona Singer Declares She's the 'Queen of Working Out' as She Shares Sexy Throwback Bikini Photo," 20 June 2019 And that’s probably the best reason to steer clear of bikers—literally. Popular Mechanics Editors, Popular Mechanics, "Where Are Those Motorcyclists Going?," 27 May 2019 Recently, Ruiz made her acting debut, guest-starring on FX’s Sons of Anarchy spin-off Mayans M.C., centered around the trials and tribulations of a Latinx biker gang. Jasmin Hernandez, Harper's BAZAAR, "Nomi Ruiz on Making Art That Means Something," 17 Jan. 2019 The biker exemption is one of many carve-outs under consideration as officials haggle over the final details of a congestion pricing system this weekend. Jimmy Vielkind, WSJ, "Motorcyclists May Steer Clear of New Congestion-Pricing Fee," 29 Mar. 2019

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First Known Use of biker

1883, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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English Language Learners Definition of biker

: a person who rides a motorcycle
chiefly US : a person who rides a bicycle


bik·​er | \ ˈbī-kər How to pronounce biker (audio) \

Kids Definition of biker

: a person who rides a bicycle or motorcycle

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