Definition of balloon-tired in US English:



  • See balloon tire

    • ‘So by the late 60's, the balloon-tired bicycle was clearly in the category of a forgotten relic waiting to be found.’
    • ‘When we had tried them all, we stopped on our old balloon-tired bikes, as happy as we had ever been.’
    • ‘It's my latest pet, a Schwinn Model B10 - E Motorbike, the first balloon-tired bicycle sold in America.’
    • ‘If you've never crossed the sand to the water's edge, the balloon-tired chairs can be a real adventure.’
    • ‘The balloon-tired vehicles sometimes come within 130 feet of the bears and stay near them for as long as two hours.’