Definition of pushbike in English:


Line breaks: push|bike
Pronunciation: /ˈpʊʃbʌɪk


British informal
  • A bicycle.
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    • I invested in an old pushbike and cycled through the seething frenzy of traffic with my own mortality looming before me like a 20 ft shadow.
    • He takes us from the French pushbike or draisine of 1816 through boneshakers and penny-farthings to the English velocipedes and the Humbers of the 1880s.
    • What people generally do is hire pushbikes and go cycling around the desert, visiting sites and getting sunburned.

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