tricycle

noun tri·cy·cle \ ˈtrī-sə-kəl , -ˌsi-kəl \

Definition of tricycle

:a 3-wheeled vehicle propelled by pedals or a motor

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Origin and Etymology of tricycle

French, from tri- + Greek kyklos wheel — more at wheel


TRICYCLE Defined for English Language Learners

tricycle

noun

Definition of tricycle for English Language Learners

  • : a three-wheeled vehicle that a person rides by pushing on foot pedals


TRICYCLE Defined for Kids

tricycle

noun tri·cy·cle \ ˈtrī-sə-kəl \

Definition of tricycle for Students

:a vehicle with three wheels that is usually moved by pedals


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