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Definition of cycle verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

    

cycle

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//ˈsaɪkl//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈsaɪkl//
 
Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they cycle
BrE BrE//ˈsaɪkl//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈsaɪkl//
 
he / she / it cycles
BrE BrE//ˈsaɪklz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈsaɪklz//
 
past simple cycled
BrE BrE//ˈsaɪkld//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈsaɪkld//
 
past participle cycled
BrE BrE//ˈsaɪkld//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈsaɪkld//
 
-ing form cycling
BrE BrE//ˈsaɪklɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈsaɪklɪŋ//
 
Cycling
 
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 [intransitive] (+adv./prep.) (especially British English) to ride a bicycle; to travel by bicycle I usually cycle home through the park. compare bicycle, bike See related entries: Cycling Word Origin late Middle English: from Old French, from late Latin cyclus, from Greek kuklos ‘circle’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: cycle