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tricycle meaning

EN[ˈtraɪsɪkəl] [ˈtraɪˌsɪkəl] [-aɪsɪkəl] [-aɪˌsɪkəl]
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  • A tricycle, often abbreviated to trike, is a three-wheeled passenger vehicle, usually carrying a single rider.
  • Human-powered trikes are powered by pedals or hand cranks. Motorized trikes use motorcycle or scooter engines, or electric motors.
  • ^ The Little Book of Trikes. Adam Quellin. Veloce Publishing Ltd, 1 Dec 2011
  • ^ The Hanukkah Trike. Michelle Edwards, Kathryn Mitter. Albert Whitman and Company, 1 Sep 2010
  • ^ Tilting Trike. Popular Science Jul 1980.
  • ^ Keeping Balance: A Psychologist's Experience of Chronic Illness and Disability. Katherine Cuthbert. Troubador Publishing Ltd, 3 May 2010
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    Definition of tricycle in English Dictionary

  • NounPLtricyclesPREtri-
    1. A cycle with three wheels, powered by pedals and usually intended for young children.
      1. (Philippines) cycle rickshaw (a motorized three-wheeler, the Philippine version of the rickshaw, consisting of a motorbike attached to a sidecar which may be customised according to the owner’s choice. Widely used as a public means of transportation alongside the more popular Philippine jeepney).
      2. VerbSGtricyclesPRtricyclingPT, PPtricycled
        1. To ride a tricycle.
          1. The child tricycled around the driveway until dark.
      3. More Examples
        1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
          • The child tricycled around the driveway until dark.
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Nouns
          • Countable nouns
          • Verbs
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          Source: Wiktionary

          Meaning of tricycle for the defined word.

          Grammatically, this word "tricycle" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun. It's also a verb.
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