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as in cycle
a series of events or actions that repeat themselves regularly and in the same order the wheel of time turns: the children are now the parents, and their children have taken their place at the school desks

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verb

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as in to spin
to move (something) in a curved or circular path on or as if on an axis wheeled the bicycle's tires around to see if they were balanced

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as in to rotate
to move in circles around an axis or center she wheeled around and around until finally she got dizzy and fell down

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as in to curve
to turn away from a straight line or course the highway wheels to the west as it forms an arc that bypasses the city

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as in to turn
to change one's course or direction upon hearing the construction workers' suggestive remarks, she wheeled around to glare at them

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“Wheel.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/wheel. Accessed 30 Jan. 2023.

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