an exercise performed by lying on one’s back with the hips and legs in the air, supported by the hands, and moving the legs as if pedaling a bicycle.
Soccer. a dramatic kick made by a player throwing both feet in the air as a ball is approaching on the fly, while moving the legs with a pedaling motion to kick the ball in the opposite direction to which the player is facing, with the player usually ending up sprawled on the ground.
- Bicycle motocross
a bicycle race over a rough cross-country course, usually consisting of jumps, obstacles, and turns. Abbreviation: BMX.
- Bicycle path
a path, as one alongside a roadway, for the use of bicyclists. Historical Examples Stanford Stories Charles K. Field In the Track of the Trades Lewis R. Freeman
- Bicycle race
cycling (def 2). Historical Examples Piano Playing Josef Hofmann Harper’s Round Table, May 28, 1895 Various Bert Wilson, Marathon Winner J. W. Duffield Harper’s Round Table, June 25, 1895 Various The Motor Boys in Mexico Clarence Young Harper’s Round Table, June 25, 1895 Various The Putnam Hall Champions Arthur M. Winfield The Silly Syclopedia Noah […]
cycling (def 2). the act or sport of riding or traveling by bicycle, motorcycle, etc. Also called bicycle race, bicycle racing. Sports. a race on lightweight bicycles with low handlebars, conducted for specified distances or against time on a dirt or board track or over public roads between cities.