Bicycle vs Skateboard - What's the difference?

bicycle | skateboard |


As nouns the difference between bicycle and skateboard

is that bicycle is a vehicle that has two wheels, one behind the other, a steering handle, and a saddle seat or seats and is usually propelled by the action of a rider’s feet upon pedals while skateboard is skateboard (platform on wheels).

As a verb bicycle

is to travel or exercise using a bicycle.

bicycle

Noun

(en noun)
  • A vehicle that has two wheels, one behind the other, a steering handle, and a saddle seat or seats and is usually propelled by the action of a rider’s feet upon pedals.
  • A traveling block used on a cable in skidding logs.
  • The best possible hand in lowball.
  • (British, AU, NZ) A motorbike.
  • Synonyms

    * bike (colloquial) * cycle * push bike, pushbike * velocipede * See also

    Verb

    (bicycl)
  • To travel or exercise using a bicycle.
  • See also

    * like riding a bicycle * motorcycle * tricycle * unicycle

    skateboard

    English

    Noun

    (wikipedia skateboard) (en noun)
  • A narrow, wooden or plastic platform mounted on pairs of wheels, on which one stands and propels oneself by pushing along the ground with one foot.
  • Derived terms

    * skateboard deck * skateboarding * skateboard truck * skateboard wheel

    Verb

    (en verb)
  • To use a skateboard.