motorbike

noun mo·tor·bike \ ˈmō-tər-ˌbīk \
|Updated on: 19 Jun 2018

Definition of motorbike

: a small usually lightweight motorcycle

motorbike

intransitive verb

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First Known Use of motorbike

1903

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MOTORBIKE Defined for English Language Learners

motorbike

Definition of motorbike for English Language Learners

  • : a small motorcycle


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motorbike

noun mo·tor·bike \ ˈmō-tər-ˌbīk \

Definition of motorbike for Students

: a small usually lightweight motorcycle


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