Definition of toe clip in English:

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toe clip

Pronunciation: /ˈtō ˌklip/


A clip on a bicycle pedal to prevent the foot from slipping.
Example sentences
  • I was going extremely slowly but couldn't get my shoe out of the toe clip.
  • You also need a higher-than-normal bottom bracket to prevent toe clips from rubbing against the ground, should you choose to use them.
  • Specialized cycling shoes use toe clips or sole cleats to attach the stiff shoes to the pedals; a correct fit can prevent foot and ankle problems.

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Syllabification: toe clip

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