e-bike

[ ee-bahyk ]

noun
  1. a bicycle that has an electric motor to propel it or to assist with pedaling: E-bikes allow you to cycle uphill with minimum effort.

Origin of e-bike

1
First recorded in 1995–2000; e-2 (in the sense “electric”) + bike1
  • Also called e·lec·tric bike [ih-lek-trik bahyk], /ɪˈlɛk trɪk ˈbaɪk/, e·lec·tric bi·cy·cle [ih-lek-trik bahy-si-kuhl, -sik uhl] /ɪˈlɛk trɪk ˈbaɪ sɪ kəl, -ˌsɪk əl/ .

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