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noun as in motorbike

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In the past five years, motorcycle-hailing apps have sprung up across Africa, competing to be the most popular “Uber for motorcycles.”

From Ozy

You can hardly go wrong with two beautiful actors on a nighttime motorcycle ride.

From Time

On his last day before he was stripped of his command, he ordered his troops to open fire on three Afghan men standing by a motorcycle on the side of the road who he said posed a threat.

Freelancer Luis Alonzo Almendares was shot three times by two unidentified individuals on a motorcycle in September in Comayagua.

From Fortune

Beginning in the late 1940s, Honda built itself into the biggest motorcycle manufacturer in the world by reinventing the category away from gigantic, intimidating machines for tough guys and into bikes that were small and friendly for everyone.

Dutch and German motorcycle gangs got a lot of publicity saying they were fighting against the so-called Islamic State in Syria.

In 1970, Hunter S. Thompson was dispatched to report on a motorcycle race in Las Vegas.

The Boss even threw in an hour of guitar lessons, a lasagna dinner, and a ride in the sidecar of his motorcycle for good measure.

Her backpack is even stolen by somebody riding along on a motorcycle.

But 1% Motorcycle Clubs have been running guns and drugs for a long time.

From the year 1902 to 1909, the style of their motorcycle remained substantially the same in appearance.

Foreign countries have contributed little or nothing to the development of the motorcycle.

The commercial motorcycle is said to be gaining widespread favor, and therein lies its greatest future.

It appeared at the Madison Square Garden in two forms, as a single motorcycle and as a motor tandem.

Manufacture of the motorcycle upon a commercial scale forthwith commenced in the bicycle manufactory at Springfield, Mass.


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On this page you'll find 9 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to motorcycle, such as: chopper, hog, minibike, moped, scooter, and dirt bike.

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