\ ˈ(h)wēld How to pronounce wheeled (audio) \

Definition of wheeled

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

Examples of wheeled in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The millionaire pros will carry their own bags, or pull them in a wheeled cart; caddies will not be allowed for social distancing reasons. Victor Mather, New York Times, "The Biggest Weekend of Live Sports on TV in a Long Time," 15 May 2020 Cycling has run deep in German culture ever since the first two-wheeled bicycle was invented by a German nobleman in 1817. Lenora Chu, The Christian Science Monitor, "Who’s ‘essential?’ From Germany to the US, you might be surprised.," 1 May 2020 Anatolian techniques of bending and shaping wood helped the Hittites develop sophisticated two-wheeled models. National Geographic, "THE BEST OF NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC DELIVERED TO YOUR INBOX," 30 Apr. 2020 The company counts the likes of Ferrari, Lamborghini, Maserati, and fellow two-wheeled manufacturer Ducati as neighbors, and its racing heritage runs deep. Jonathan Hawkins, CNN, "Time is now for sustainable motor racing, and for women, says 'female Elon Musk'," 18 Feb. 2020 Over 50 motorcycles that have been customized, restored and built into works of two-wheeled art. Luann Gibbs, Cincinnati.com, "Things to do in Cincinnati this week: Feb. 3-9," 3 Feb. 2020 For example, Segway will show a whole host of new electric transporters, the most flashy of which is the S-Pod, a two-wheeled chair that can’t be tipped over and can turn on a dime. Wired Staff, Wired, "The 8 Things We Expect to See at CES 2020," 4 Jan. 2020 Some Mexico City residents still use traditional ayate bags, or tortilla towels or baskets, and many — especially the elderly — pull two-wheeled, folding shopping baskets through grocery stores. Washington Post, "Mexico City plastic bag ban to take residents back in time," 1 Jan. 2020 But how many people are ready to ditch their second car to buy a two-wheeled rover that can follow them around like a dog? Matt O'brien, chicagotribune.com, "New $3,250 robot can carry your groceries home. Or you could just get a wagon.," 25 Nov. 2019

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First Known Use of wheeled

1572, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of wheeled was in 1572

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30 May 2020

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“Wheeled.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wheeled. Accessed 4 Jun. 2020.

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English Language Learners Definition of wheeled

: having wheels
: having a specified number of wheels

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