Examples of wheelchair in a Sentence
He was in a wheelchair for several months after the accident.
Recent Examples of wheelchair from the Web
Leon Ford was paralyzed and confined to a wheelchair after Pittsburgh officers mistook him for someone else and pulled him over.
Perry was born with the disorder, and was in a wheelchair for most of his life.
Elite woman hit the pavement at 6:50 a.m. The elite men and those who are seeded went at 7 a.m. Those doing the race in wheelchairs began at 6:27 a.m.
March notes that none of the designs became financially viable and the arrival of the Americans with Disabilities Act required accommodations for people in wheelchairs, lessening the need for a stair climber.
Fathers put their arms around daughters, and babies in strollers and the elderly in wheelchairs weaved their way toward the water.
Dozens of protesters, many in wheelchairs, demonstrated Sunday outside the Northside Indianapolis home of a member of President Donald Trump's cabinet.
Marines from Reddington’s Echo Company, 2nd Battalion, 5th Marines will also be on hand—some old now, some in wheelchairs, but all determined to see that one of their own gets his due.
First students in wheelchairs competed with the help of their student helpers, then more able bodied students played a match.
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WHEELCHAIR Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of wheelchair for English Language Learners
: a chair with wheels that is used by people who cannot walk because they are disabled, sick, or injured
WHEELCHAIR Defined for Kids
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