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bicycle race

or bicycle racing

noun Sports.
  1. cycling(def 2).
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Origin of bicycle race

First recorded in 1865–70
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for bicycle race

Historical Examples of bicycle race

  • This is his scoundrelly way for keeping me out of that bicycle-race.

    Motor Matt; or, The King of the Wheel

    Stanley R. Matthews

  • That bicycle-race is ter-day, since it's some little past midnight.

  • The major, too, would delay the start of the bicycle-race as long as he could.

  • If you think you're going to ride in that bicycle-race you've got another guess coming.

  • Half-past eleven and the bicycle-race, the last event on the list, was to be at four o'clock!