cycling

EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈsaɪk(ə)lɪŋ/
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  • Hyphenation: cy‧cling

VerbEdit

cycling

  1. present participle of cycle

NounEdit

cycling (countable and uncountable, plural cyclings)

  1. (uncountable) The activity of riding cycles, especially bicycles (for transport, sport, physical exercise, recreation, tourism...)
    Synonym: biking
  2. (uncountable) The sport of riding and racing cycles, especially bicycles.
    In all my years as a cycling fan, I've never seen a breakaway like this.
    Synonym: cycle sport, Synonym: race cycling
  3. (countable) Any cyclic action or process
    Synonym: (rare) cyclism

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AdjectiveEdit

cycling (not comparable)

  1. That undergoes a cyclic motion or process

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