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or four-wheeled

[fawr-hweel, -weel, fohr-] /ˈfɔrˌʰwil, -ˌwil, ˈfoʊr-/
having four wheels.
functioning on or driven by four wheels.
Origin of four-wheel
First recorded in 1730-40 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • This consists of a scoop of about one cubic yard capacity, suspended from a four-wheel wagon gear.

  • They used Sam's panel truck, which had a four-wheel drive and mud tires.

    The Great Gray Plague Raymond F. Jones
  • It was thirty feet in length, four-wheel trucks being attached at the ends, very much after the present fashion.

    The Modern Railroad Edward Hungerford
  • He started the jeep, then shifted into his own four-wheel drive.

    The Golden Skull John Blaine
  • Mary and her husband are outside the gate in their four-wheel.

  • "You are thought too grand to drive in our four-wheel," she said, smiling.

    Under the Mendips Emma Marshall
  • The driver started it again, shifted to four-wheel drive, and tried to ram forward.

    The Leech Phillips Barbee
  • The audience are in an agony for fear Ernestine is too slow, or calls a four-wheel cab by mistake.

    Behind the Beyond Stephen Leacock
  • A pile of pigskin luggage was ready for the four-wheel dogcart.

    The Drunkard Cyril Arthur Edward Ranger Gull

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