What does moped mean?

Definitions for mopedˈmoʊˌpɛd

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. moped(noun)

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

Webster Dictionary

  1. Moped

    of Mope


  1. Moped

    A moped is a type of low-powered motorcycle designed to provide economical and relatively safe transport with minimal licensing requirements. Mopeds were once all equipped with bicycle-like pedals, but moped has been increasingly applied by governments to vehicles without pedals, based on their restricted engine displacement, speed, and/or power output. Mopeds occasionally resemble powered bicycles, but most are now step-through designs and step-over designs similar to a regular motorcycle. Although mopeds usually have two wheels, in some jurisdictions low-powered three- or four-wheeled vehicles are also classified as mopeds. In most countries, the legal driving age for a moped is lower than for regular motorcycles and cars. Mopeds are typically restricted to 45 km/h or 50 km/h from a maximum displacement of 49 cc, though there are a few variations.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of moped in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of moped in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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