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cyclist

cy·clist

cyclist

 
pronunciation:
saI klihst
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part of speech: noun
definition: one who rides a bicycle, motorcycle, or the like.
derivation: cycler (n.)
Word Parts
The word cyclist contains the following parts:
cycl, cyclo Greek root that means wheel, circle
-ist Greek noun-forming suffix that means person who does or believes in
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Many words ending in -ist have a corresponding abstract noun form ending in -ism.