Words nearby wheeled
Definition for wheeled (2 of 2)
- a circular frame with an axle connecting to the rudder of a ship, for steering: He took the wheel during the storm.
- a paddle wheel.
- a propeller.
- moving, propelling, or animating agencies: the wheels of commerce; the wheels of thought.
- Slang. a personal means of transportation, especially a car.
verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
Origin of wheel
OTHER WORDS FROM wheelwheel·less, adjectiveun·der·wheel, nounun·wheel, verb (used with object)
Examples from the Web for wheeled
At Woodhull Hospital, the Bed-Stuy ambulance crew kept doing all they could as they wheeled Ramos into the emergency room.'Please Don't Die!': The Frantic Battle to Save Murdered Cops|Michael Daly|December 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Mubarak was present, wheeled in on a hospital trolley and wearing his trademark sunglasses.Mubarak’s Acquittal Signals Complete Triumph of Military Over Arab Spring|Jamie Dettmer|November 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
When the machine was wheeled in, I pulled the window shades closed and applied the ultrasound probe to his chest.Real Life Lazarus: When Patients Rise From the Dead|Sandeep Jauhar|August 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The sandal is pictured in cartoon-form against the New York skyline on a wheeled plank, held up by wires emerging from the ground.Carla Bruni-Sarkozy Might Model for Bulgari; Beyoncé's H&M Campaign Drops|The Fashion Beast Team|March 21, 2013|DAILY BEAST
I was working the evening shift in my last year of medical school when they wheeled Dylan into the pediatric emergency room.
Saxham, leaving a banknote lying on the counter, wheeled abruptly, and went out of the bar.The Dop Doctor|Clotilde Inez Mary Graves
In 1784 he made the first wheeled vehicle impelled by steam in England,—made it with his own hands and brains.The Queer, the Quaint and the Quizzical|Frank H. Stauffer
For the instant he partially suspected mischief and wheeled about, but one look at the half-wit dissipated all doubt.Sunlight Patch|Credo Fitch Harris
He wheeled sharply around, as though struck by a sudden thought.The Hand in the Dark|Arthur J. Rees
There was no road in it, there was no wheeled vehicle in it, there was not a level yard in it.Devon, Its Moorlands, Streams and Coasts|Rosalind Northcote
British Dictionary definitions for wheeled (1 of 2)
- having or equipped with a wheel or wheels
- (in combination)four-wheeled
British Dictionary definitions for wheeled (2 of 2)
- driving or steering a vehicle or vessel
- in charge
Derived forms of wheelwheel-less, adjective
Word Origin for wheel
Idioms and Phrases with wheeled
In addition to the idioms beginning with wheel
- wheel and deal
- wheels in motion
- wheels within wheels
- asleep at the switch (wheel)
- at the wheel
- big cheese (wheel)
- cog in the wheel
- fifth wheel
- grease (oil) the wheels
- hell on wheels
- put one's shoulder to the wheel
- reinvent the wheel
- set (wheels) in motion
- spin one's wheels
- squeaky wheel gets the grease