Wheeled
Wheel Wheel, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Wheeled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Wheeling}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To convey on wheels, or in a wheeled vehicle; as, to wheel a load of hay or wood. [1913 Webster]

2. To put into a rotatory motion; to cause to turn or revolve; to cause to gyrate; to make or perform in a circle. ``The beetle wheels her droning flight.'' --Gray. [1913 Webster]

Now heaven, in all her glory, shone, and rolled Her motions, as the great first mover's hand First wheeled their course. --Milton. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Wheeled — Wheeled, a. Having wheels; used chiefly in composition; as, a four wheeled carriage. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • wheeled — [hwēld, wēld] adj. 1. having a wheel or wheels 2. having wheels of a (specified) number or kind: used in hyphenated compounds [four wheeled] …   English World dictionary

  • wheeled — [wi:ld] adj having wheels …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • wheeled — adjective Date: 1572 1. equipped with wheels < wheeled vehicles > 2. moving or functioning by means of wheels < wheeled traffic > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • wheeled — /hweeld, weeld/, adj. 1. equipped with or having wheels (often used in combination): a four wheeled carriage. 2. moving or traveling on wheels: wheeled transportation. [1600 10; WHEEL + ED3] * * * …   Universalium

  • wheeled — adjective /wiːld/ a) Having wheels. a wheeled vehicle b) Having the specified number or type of wheels. a three wheeled car …   Wiktionary

  • wheeled — [[t](h)wild, wild[/t]] adj. 1) equipped with or having wheels (often used in combination): a four wheeled carriage[/ex] 2) moving or traveling on wheels: wheeled transportation[/ex] • Etymology: 1600–10 …   From formal English to slang

  • wheeled — adj. Wheeled is used with these nouns: ↑cart, ↑vehicle …   Collocations dictionary

  • wheeled — hwɪːld /w adj. equipped with wheels; having wheels; moving with the aid of wheels hwɪːl /w n. circle which revolves on an axis; steering wheel; disk, drum; spin; rotation; cycling v. rotate; spin; turn around; change direction, direct; turn;… …   English contemporary dictionary

  • wheeled — wheedle …   Anagrams dictionary

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