tandem bicycle

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n tandem bicycle a bicycle with two sets of pedals and two seats
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Tandem bicycle one for two persons in which one rider sits before the other.
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Usage

In literature:

The riders of the tandem bicycle began to run it up hill, past the other vehicles.
"The Wheels of Chance" by H. G. Wells
Next to a leisurely walk I enjoy a "spin" on my tandem bicycle.
"Story of My Life" by Helen Keller
He went into this one day, and his roving eye fell on a tandem bicycle.
"Love Among the Chickens" by P. G. Wodehouse
He blew into this one day and his roving eye fell on a tandem bicycle.
"Love Among the Chickens" by P. G. Wodehouse
Two rode a tandem; the third, a bicycle; but they were of the time-making species, for whom the only beauty of a ride is that of speed.
"A Canterbury Pilgrimage" by Joseph Pennell and Elizabeth Robins Pennell
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In news:

It is not every man you would want to share a tandem bicycle with.
FASHION and bicycling have not ridden in tandem in more than 100 years, not since the golden age of cycling in the 1890s, when the modern "safety" bike was perfected and stylish people began to ride the expensive new toys around town.
Beach cruisers, tandems, bicycles for kids and a variety of other bikes are available at South Bay Bicycles Inc on Third Avenue.
San Luis Obispo CA — Yesterday a man reported the theft of his Santana 15 speed Tandem bicycle on the 100 block of Santa Rosa to SLO police.
Bainbridge Island resident, Carl Morgan, designed and built "Joules" a robot that rides a tandem bicycle.
Tandem bicycle that has great sentimental value to its owner reported stolen.
Retails bicycles online, including beach cruisers, tandem, kids', fixed-gear, and mountain bikes.
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