simple past tense and past participle of mope
An open-seated motor-powered vehicle with two wheels.
To motor around on a motorcycle; to ride.
A lightweight, two-wheeled vehicle equipped with a small motor and pedals, designed to go no faster than some specified speed limit.
‘He was drunk again and moped, whining at length about his moped.’;
A two-wheeled vehicle having a motor attached so as to be self-propelled. In common usage, a motorcycle is of heavier construction with larger wheels, a more powerful motor, and a higher maximum speed than a motorbike.
a motorbike that can be pedaled or driven by a low-powered gasoline engine
to ride a motorcycle.
The term moped ( MOH-ped) originally referred to a type of small motorcycle with both a motorcycle engine and bicycle pedals, or easy-rider, generally having a less stringent licensing requirement than full motorcycles or automobiles. The term is now often used to mean a similar vehicle except with no pedals.
a motor vehicle with two wheels and a strong frame
ride a motorcycle
A motorcycle, often called a motorbike, bike, or cycle, is a two- or three-wheeled motor vehicle. Motorcycle design varies greatly to suit a range of different purposes: long-distance travel, commuting, cruising, sport (including racing), and off-road riding.