moped

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English[edit]

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Verb form

Noun

Etymology 1[edit]

From mope +‎ -ed.

Verb[edit]

moped

  1. simple past tense and past participle of mope

Adjective[edit]

moped (comparative more moped, superlative most moped)

  1. Melancholy, dejected.
    • 1621, Robert Burton, The Anatomy of Melancholy, I.iii.1.2:
      it so far troubles them, that they become quite moped many times, and so disheartened, dejected, they dare not come abroad [...].

Etymology 2[edit]

From Swedish moped.

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

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moped (plural mopeds)

  1. A lightweight, two-wheeled vehicle equipped with a small motor and pedals, designed to go no faster than some specified speed limit.
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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Swedish moped

Noun[edit]

moped m (definite singular mopeden, indefinite plural mopeder, definite plural mopedene)

  1. a moped

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Swedish moped

Noun[edit]

moped m (definite singular mopeden, indefinite plural mopedar, definite plural mopedane)

  1. a moped



Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Blend of motor and pedaler. Coined in 1952 by a Swedish motor journalist in the magazine Motor from tramp-cykel med motor och pedaler ("bicycle with engine and pedals").

Noun[edit]

moped c

  1. moped (vehicle)

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