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cyclist

or cy·cler

[sahy-klist]
noun
  1. a person who rides or travels by bicycle, motorcycle, etc.
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Origin of cyclist

First recorded in 1880–85; cycle + -ist
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Historical Examples of cycler

  • At the top we met a cycler on his way from Canterbury, and he gave us evil tidings of the road.

    A Canterbury Pilgrimage

    Joseph Pennell and Elizabeth Robins Pennell


British Dictionary definitions for cycler

cyclist

US cycler

noun
  1. a person who rides or travels by bicycle, motorcycle, etc
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Word Origin and History for cycler

cyclist

n.

"bicyclist," 1882; see bicycle + -ist. Saxonists preferred wheelman.

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