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Meaning & Definition of Wheel in English

English

Wheel

/wil/

noun

1. A simple machine consisting of a circular frame with spokes (or a solid disc) that can rotate on a shaft or axle (as in vehicles or other machines)

    synonym:
  • wheel

2. A handwheel that is used for steering

    synonym:
  • steering wheel
  • ,
  • wheel

3. Forces that provide energy and direction

  • "The wheels of government began to turn"
    synonym:
  • wheel

4. A circular helm to control the rudder of a vessel

    synonym:
  • wheel

5. Game equipment consisting of a wheel with slots that is used for gambling

  • The wheel rotates horizontally and players bet on which slot the roulette ball will stop in
    synonym:
  • roulette wheel
  • ,
  • wheel

6. An instrument of torture that stretches or disjoints or mutilates victims

    synonym:
  • rack
  • ,
  • wheel

7. A wheeled vehicle that has two wheels and is moved by foot pedals

    synonym:
  • bicycle
  • ,
  • bike
  • ,
  • wheel
  • ,
  • cycle

verb

1. Change directions as if revolving on a pivot

  • "They wheeled their horses around and left"
    synonym:
  • wheel
  • ,
  • wheel around

2. Wheel somebody or something

    synonym:
  • wheel
  • ,
  • wheel around

3. Move along on or as if on wheels or a wheeled vehicle

  • "The president's convoy rolled past the crowds"
    synonym:
  • wheel
  • ,
  • roll

4. Ride a bicycle

    synonym:
  • bicycle
  • ,
  • cycle
  • ,
  • bike
  • ,
  • pedal
  • ,
  • wheel

Examples of using

Samsara is a Sanskrit word that means “the ever turning wheel of life”.
You don’t have to reinvent the wheel; it already exists.
He invented the wheel.