Try Our Apps


Avoid these words. Seriously.

invent the wheel

Slang definitions & phrases for invent the wheel

invent the wheel

verb phrase

To labor unnecessarily through the obvious and elementary stages of something: Hey, cut to the chase! You don't have to invent the wheel

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
Cite This Source
Idioms and Phrases with invent the wheel

invent the wheel

The American HeritageĀ® Idioms Dictionary
Copyright Ā© 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Nearby words for invent the wheel

Word Value for invent

Scrabble Words With Friends