wheelman

noun wheel·man \ ˈhwēl-mən , ˈwēl- \

Definition of wheelman

1 a : helmsman
b : the driver of an automobile
2 : cyclist

Examples of wheelman in a Sentence

  1. we'll need someone to be our wheelman for the heist

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First Known Use of wheelman

1865

in the meaning defined at sense 1a

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