Kickstand definition

kĭkstănd
A swiveling metal bar for holding a bicycle, motorcycle, or other two-wheeled vehicle upright when it is not being ridden.
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A pivoting metal bar or pair of bars attached to the frame of a bicycle or motorcycle: it holds the stationary cycle upright when kicked down into a vertical position.
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A levered bar that can be folded down from the frame of a bicycle or motorcycle to prop it upright when not being ridden.
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Noun

Singular:
kickstand
Plural:
kickstands

Origin of kickstand

  • kick +‎ stand (the bar is typically kicked into place with the foot, and enables the vehicle to stand)

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