Examples of wheelie in a Sentence
He did a wheelie on his bike.
Recent Examples of wheelie from the Web
The arrest was in connection with an incident on Wednesday night (Aug. 16) in which Mill allegedly rode his dirt bike on the streets of Manhattan and popped wheelies while not wearing a helmet, according to a New York Police Department spokesperson.
Later, during the '90s, Farris' own band Screaming' Cheetah Wheelies performed at the Big Spring Jam music festival here and headlined clubs including Crossroads and Vapors.
A single dirt bike — whose riders travel in packs, flouting traffic laws and agitating motorists and pedestrians by popping wheelies on sidewalks — can be compacted into a fist-sized cube of metal.
Last month, Tyquann Whitehead lost control of an ATV while doing a wheelie on Newfield Avenue and fatally crashed the vehicle into a pole, police said.
At Roker Point, where McFarland and Ja Rule could be seen many days popping wheelies on their A.T.V.’s, local workmen were hired to prepare the site.
If Fiat Chrysler is able to successfully thwart dealer markups, that would be within $500 of a wheelie-popping 840-hp, nine-second Demon.
He can be seen popping a wheelie on a dirt bike during one of the scenes.
Who ever thought a man and his wheelie suitcase could cause so much outrage?
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First Known Use of wheelie
WHEELIE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of wheelie for English Language Learners
: an action in which a bicycle, motorcycle, etc. is balanced for a short time on its rear wheel
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