handlebar

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noun han·dle·bar \ˈhan-dəl-ˌbär\

Definition of handlebar

  1. :  a straight or bent bar with a handle at each end; specifically :  one used to steer a bicycle or similar vehicle —usually used in plural

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1844

First Known Use of handlebar

1844


HANDLEBAR Defined for English Language Learners

handlebar

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Definition of handlebar for English Language Learners

  • : a straight or bent bar with a handle at each end that is used to steer a bicycle, motorcycle, etc.

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