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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “backpedal”

backpedal

verb [I] (BICYCLE)
自行车
    /ˈbækˌped.əl/ /-ˈ--/ (-ll- or US USUALLY -l-)
to move the pedals (= parts you operate with your feet) backwards on a bicycle
倒踏自行车脚踏板
Some types of bike have brakes which you operate by backpedalling.
有些自行车通过倒蹬脚踏板刹车。
Bicycles
(Definition of backpedal verb (BICYCLE) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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