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A motorbike that can be pedaled or driven by a low-powered gasoline engine.

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Used as a noun, listen here, it means: A motorbike that can be pedaled or driven by a low-powered gasoline engine. Used as a verb, listen here, it means: Past tense of MOPE: To feel sorry for yourself, without making any effort to do anything or be more happy.

Usage examples (38)
  • Ever since his dad bought him a moped, he has not been late for school.
  • Note: For clarification, I use the word moped for any 50cc vehicle.
  • CIV in The Syfy EciLa trailer The Man on the moped is the Rabbit, get it?
  • Today you wrote that the moped was a poor compromise of efficiency and power. for more
Tutoring comment
  • ''moped" is a heteronym, which means you may find it with different pronunciations and different meanings.
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