Meaning of “cyclist” in the English Dictionary

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"cyclist" in British English

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cyclistnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈsaɪ.klɪst/ us /ˈsaɪ.klɪst/


  • Cyclists push, or pedal, the wheels around with the power of their legs.
  • For an extra dollar, cyclists can also take their bikes on board and enjoy the beautiful views along the river.
  • One reason is that most triathletes are runners or cyclists first, not swimmers.

(Definition of “cyclist” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"cyclist" in American English

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cyclistnoun [ C ]

us /ˈsɑɪ·klɪst/

a person who rides a bicycle:

There’s a special lane for cyclists.

(Definition of “cyclist” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)