cyclist

or cy·cler

[sahy-klist]

Origin of cyclist

First recorded in 1880–85; cycle + -ist
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British Dictionary definitions for cyclist

cyclist

US cycler

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

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

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