Dictionary.com

wheeling

[ hwee-ling, wee- ]
/ ˈʰwi lɪŋ, ˈwi- /
Save This Word!

noun
the act of a person who moves, travels, conveys, etc., on or as on wheels, especially cycling.
a rotating or circular motion: the wheeling of birds.
the condition of a road for travel by wheeled vehicles: A state highway is usually good wheeling.
QUIZ
ARE YOU A TRUE BLUE CHAMPION OF THESE "BLUE" SYNONYMS?
We could talk until we're blue in the face about this quiz on words for the color "blue," but we think you should take the quiz and find out if you're a whiz at these colorful terms.
Question 1 of 8
Which of the following words describes “sky blue”?
Meet Grammar CoachWrite or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing
Meet Grammar CoachImprove Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help

Origin of wheeling

First recorded in 1475–85; wheel + -ing1

Other definitions for wheeling (2 of 2)

Wheeling
[ hwee-ling, wee- ]
/ ˈʰwi lɪŋ, ˈwi- /

noun
a city in N West Virginia, on the Ohio River.
a town in NE Illinois.
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2021

How to use wheeling in a sentence

FEEDBACK