handlebars Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “handlebars” in the English Dictionary

"handlebars" in British English

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handlebarsnoun [plural]

uk   /ˈhæn.dl̩.bɑːz/  us   /-bɑːrz/
a ​bar with ​curvedendsforminghandles that ​turns the ​frontwheel of a ​bicycle or ​motorcycle so that it ​points in a different ​direction
(Definition of handlebars from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"handlebars" in American English

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handlebarsplural noun

 us   /ˈhæn·dəlˌbɑrz/
the ​bar along the ​front of a ​bicycle or motorcycle that a ​riderholds in ​order to ​balance and ​turn
(Definition of handlebars from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “handlebars”
in Arabic مِقْوَد…
in Korean 핸들바…
in Portuguese guidão…
in Catalan manillar…
in Japanese (自転車・バイクの)ハンドル…
in Chinese (Simplified) (自行车或摩托车的)车把,把手…
in Turkish gidon…
in Russian руль (велосипеда, мотоцикла)…
in Chinese (Traditional) (腳踏車或摩托車的)車把,把手…
in Italian manubrio…
in Polish kierownica…
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