a pair of very high, angled handlebars on some customized motorcycles.
High swooping motorcycle handlebars
a hypothetical primate representing a transitional form between true humans and the anthropoid apes, considered by some as constituting the genus Australopithecus. a human assumed to have been reared by apes. Historical Examples There was very little in the appearance or structure of the ape-man to encourage great hopes for the future. The New Stone […]
ape-shit Related Terms ape, go ape
more or less vertical. (of a dropped anchor) as nearly vertical as possible without being free of the bottom. (of an anchored vessel) having the anchor cable as nearly vertical as possible without freeing the anchor. . Historical Examples apeak, when the cable is hove taut, so as to bring the vessel nearly over the […]
any of a group of anthropoid primates characterized by long arms, a broad chest, and the absence of a tail, comprising the family Pongidae (great ape) which includes the chimpanzee, gorilla, and orangutan, and the family Hylobatidae (lesser ape) which includes the gibbon and siamang. (loosely) any primate except humans. an imitator; mimic. Informal. a […]