What does the word velocipede mean?

Usage examples for velocipede

  1. Victoria Vincent Valiantly Vaccinated a Vapouring, Verbose Varmit of a Vulgar Villainous Vagabond, who Very Verdantly Ventured on a Versatile, Veteran, Valueless Velocipede to Visit the Viceroy of Venice, instead of Visiting Cole's Book Arcade. – Cole's Funny Picture Book No. 1 by Edward William Cole
  2. In his day he was a notable athlete, at one time bicycling champion of the Midland counties; and his prowess was won on the obsolete velocipede, with its one great wheel in front and a very small wheel behind. – Fifty Years of Railway Life in England, Scotland and Ireland by Joseph Tatlow
  3. We'll put him on the velocipede and rush him up to the hotel. – The Long Chance by Peter B. Kyne