Definition of bicycle clip in English:

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bicycle clip


Each of a pair of metal clips worn by a cyclist round their ankles to prevent their trouser legs from becoming entangled with the bicycle chain.
Example sentences
  • Those whose mothers had obliged and tapered their trousers - which pretty much consisted of doing with a zigzag stitch what a bicycle clip does to the bottom of a trouser leg - would stand a little apart and relish their cool.
  • The bicycle clips were on - he had taken them from me.
  • He'll be the one with the brown trousers and the bicycle clips.

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Line breaks: bi|cycle clip

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