Meaning of drop handlebars in English:

drop handlebars

(also dropped handlebars)


Translate drop handlebars into Spanish

plural noun

  • Bicycle handlebars of which the handles are bent below the rest of the bar, used especially on racing cycles.

    ‘Bicycles still have rubber, inflatable tyres, wheels with spokes, drop handlebars and narrow saddles.’
    • ‘The switch from dropped handlebars to straight alters the whole upper body posture.’
    • ‘For more performance, expect lighter frames and drop handlebars.’
    • ‘No drop handlebars, Lycra pants or men with shaven legs.’
    • ‘The last time, though, I found that I couldn't manage drop handlebars, and took a dive.’