Meaning of “motorbike” in the English Dictionary

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"motorbike" in British English

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motorbikenoun [ C ]

uk /ˈməʊ.tə.baɪk/ us /ˈmoʊ.t̬ɚ.baɪk/

A2 a motorcycle:

She jumped on her motorbike and raced off down the road.

More examples

  • I was just two miles from home when my motorbike conked out!
  • Her brother borrowed her motorbike and crashed it.
  • "Joe says he's going to buy a motorbike." "Over my dead body!"
  • He made his escape on the back of a motorbike.
  • I like going on the back of Laurent's motorbike, though it can get a bit hairy.

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

"motorbike" in American English

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motorbikenoun [ C ]

us /ˈmoʊ·t̬ərˌbɑɪk/

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