\ 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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For those who have trouble going off book, their DIY Ultimate 2.0 robot kit ($500, makeblock.com) can be built into any of 10 iterations, including a self-balancing two-wheeled rover or smartphone surveillance droid. Joshua Fruhlinger, WSJ, "DIY Robot Kits Make Learning Fun (But Don’t Tell Your Kids That)," 12 Dec. 2018 Santa Monica, home to Bird, the multibillion-dollar transit startup that helped launch the rush for micromobility, has arguably done the best to not only adapt, but take advantage of this two-wheeled trend. Patrick Sisson, Curbed, "9 cities with smart ideas to improve transportation," 18 Sep. 2018 Imagine an ordinary two-wheeled kick scooter, like a Razor. Umair Irfan, Vox, "Electric scooters’ sudden invasion of American cities, explained," 7 Sep. 2018 The British socialite, who just celebrated her 35th birthday, sported the ultimate Londoner look for her two-wheeled trek, thanks to her classic Burberry trench coat. Erica Gonzales, Harper's BAZAAR, "Pippa Middleton Wore the Ultimate London Look on a Bike Ride," 13 Sep. 2018 The Mailster: 1957 to 1967 The Westcoaster Mailster was a three-wheeled vehicle that got up to 35 mph, boasted 7.5 hp, and allowed each delivery person to haul an unprecedented 500 pounds of mail. Popular Mechanics Editors, Popular Mechanics, "12 Geeky Ways to Deliver Mail: U.S. Postal Service Technology Through the Ages," 18 Jan. 2019 The six-wheeled vehicle, whose body is based heavily on NASA's Curiosity Mars rover, will study rocks on site and cache samples for eventual return to Earth (though no mission to bring these samples home is currently on NASA's books). Mike Wall, Space.com, "NASA Rocket Launches Supersonic Mars Parachute in Key Test," 1 Apr. 2018 The city as the skate park has always fostered the four-wheeled counter-culture. Briana Duggan And Chris Giles, CNN, "Dropping in with Nairobi's skateboarding scene," 8 May 2018 Who’s It For? College students, young professionals, older riders, and tourists who want sensible two-wheeled transportation that won’t leave them soaked in sweat. Ty Brookhart, Outside Online, "Yamaha Just Launched Its First Electric Bicycles," 3 Apr. 2018

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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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English Language Learners Definition of wheeled

: having wheels
: having a specified number of wheels

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