English dictionary definition of:

wheel


Noun

  • a wheeled vehicle that has two wheels and is moved by foot pedals
  • an instrument of torture that stretches or disjoints or mutilates victims
  • 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
  • a handwheel that is used for steering
  • 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)
  • a circular helm to control the rudder of a vessel
  • forces that provide energy and direction

Verb

  • move along on or as if on wheels or a wheeled vehicle
  • ride a bicycle
  • change directions as if revolving on a pivot
  • wheel somebody or something

Thesaurus

bicycle bike cycle pedal rack roll

Spellzone course content

View spelling list Other wh words and learn about the word wheel in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 4. Spelling the consonant digraphs, Part 1.

View spelling list Other wh words and learn about the word wheel in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit .

Scrabble score for wheel


Scrabble score = 11

generated at 02:23:34 on 15-10-19

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