from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A bicycle.
- n. A motorcycle.
- n. A motorbike.
- intransitive v. To ride a bike.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A short form of bicycle.
- n. A short form of motorcycle.
- n. A promiscuous woman; from “the town bike (everybody rides her)”.
- v. To ride a bike.
- v. To travel by bike.
- n. A nest of wasps or hornets.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A nest of wild bees, wasps, or ants; a swarm.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A nest of wild bees, hornets, or wasps.
- A corruption of bicycle.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. ride a bicycle
- n. a motor vehicle with two wheels and a strong frame
- n. a wheeled vehicle that has two wheels and is moved by foot pedals
Shortening and alteration of bicycle.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From bicycle, by shortening, and possibly alteration. (Wiktionary)
Origin unknown. (Wiktionary)