wheeled

adjective
\ ˈhwēld How to pronounce wheeled (audio) , ˈwēld\

Definition of wheeled

1 : equipped with wheels wheeled vehicles
2 : moving or functioning by means of wheels wheeled traffic

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The tweet included an image of a Defense Department memo from 2018 that suggested only wheeled vehicles be used to minimize damage to streets from 60-ton tanks. BostonGlobe.com, "Trump promises tanks, ‘biggest ever fireworks’ on July 4," 2 July 2019 The mayor of Nashville has recommended that the city ban electric scooters from the streets of Tennessee's capital, a month after a 26-year-old man was struck and killed by a car while riding one of the two-wheeled vehicles. Fox News, "Nashville considers banning electric scooters after death of 26-year-old man," 26 June 2019 To accommodate the change, RANA is providing larger 95-gallon recycling carts, similar to wheeled trash cans, to replace the smaller 18-gallon blue bins that are currently used. Leada Gore | Lgore@al.com, al.com, "Madison County recycling changes: Deadline for new cart; What happens to old bin? What to know," 24 June 2019 See the giant spherical Moeraki Boulders on a visit to Koekohe Beach, and ride a high-wheeled penny-farthing bicycle. National Geographic, "New Zealand High School Expedition," 17 June 2019 Afterwards, Blake and his family were directed outside to the parking lot, where Blake rode a three-wheeled Segway. Rachel Berry, Cincinnati.com, "Cancer survivor takes helm as police chief for the day," 11 June 2019 The entrance gathers the owner’s R&D memories — of wooden canoes and elephants, of three-wheeled taxis and sticky rice steamers — recaptured by an artist in white paint on a black wall. Tom Sietsema, Washington Post, "Laos in Town brings the funk — and the spice — to NoMa," 5 June 2019 Despite being home to about 800 wheeled robots, the warehouse relies on human workers, according to Amazon. Peter Holley, Washington Post, "Amazon’s one-day delivery service depends on the work of thousands of robots," 7 June 2019 The Stryker is an eight-wheeled armored vehicle designed to carry an infantry squad across roads and cross-country to the battlefield. Kyle Mizokami, Popular Mechanics, "The Army is Upgrading the Stryker Armored Vehicle With a Bigger Gun," 3 May 2019

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First Known Use of wheeled

1572, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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wheeled

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of wheeled

: having wheels
: having a specified number of wheels

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