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English - Vietnamese Dictionary
cycle /'saikl/
  • danh từ
    • (vật lý) chu ký, chu trình
      • reversible cycle: chu trình thuận nghịch
    • (hoá học) vòng
    • tập thơ cùng chủ đề, tập bài hát cùng chủ đề
    • xe đạp
    • nội động từ
      • quay vòng tròn theo chu kỳ
      • đi xe đạp
    Concise Dictionary
    +an interval during which a recurring sequence of events occurs
    +a series of poems or songs on the same theme
    +a periodically repeated sequence of events
    +the unit of frequency; one hertz has a periodic interval of one second
    +a single complete execution of a periodically repeated phenomenon
    +a wheeled vehicle that has two wheels and is moved by foot pedals
    +cause to go through a recurring sequence
    +pass through a cycle
    +ride a motorcycle
    +ride a bicycle
    +recur in repeating sequences

    Thesaurus Dictionary
    1 round, rotation, circle, course; series, sequence, run, succession, pattern:
    We must learn to break the continuous cycles of war and peace.
    2 recur, return, rotate, recycle, circle:
    The water from the fountain is cycled back to the reservoir.
    Advanced English Dictionary
    noun, verb
    + noun
    1 a bicycle or motorcycle: We went for a cycle ride on Sunday. + a cycle route / track
    See also - BIKE
    2 the fact of a series of events being repeated many times, always in the same order: the cycle of the seasons + They could not break the cycle of harvest failure, food shortage, price increase and misery.
    See also - LIFE CYCLE
    3 a complete set or series, for example of movements in a machine: eight cycles per second + the rinse cycle (= in a washing machine)
    + verb [V] [usually +adv./prep.] (especially BrE) to ride a bicycle; to travel by bicycle: I usually cycle home through the park.
    Compare: BICYCLE, BIKE
    Collocation Dictionary

    1 series of events that happen repeatedly


    annual, daily, monthly, regular, seasonal, weekly
    the annual cycle of church festivals
    | complete, entire, whole | endless
    the endless cycle of birth, death and rebirth
    | natural
    Life is a natural cycle, just like the changing seasons.
    | vicious
    caught up in a vicious cycle of bingeing and dieting
    | lunar, solar
    the 76-year solar cycle
    | breeding, menstrual, reproductive | business, economic | water
    a diagram of the water cycle
    | life
    the life cycle of the butterfly


    go through
    The European market is simply going through an economic cycle.
    | complete
    To complete the cycle, oxygen is necessary.
    | repeat


    begin again
    Male and female adults mate, the female lays eggs, and the cycle begins all over again.
    | repeat (itself)
    This cycle of events continually repeats itself.


    length, time


    in a/the ~
    at this point in the cycle
    | per ~
    The number of young produced per breeding cycle varies from species to species.


    part of the cycle (of sth)
    part of the cycle of birth and death

    2 bicycle






    ride, tour
    We're going for a cycle ride this afternoon.
    | helmet | lane, path, route, track
    Cars are not allowed in the cycle lanes.
    | race


    by ~
    They completed their journey by cycle.
    | on a/the ~
    lots of people in cars or on cycles

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