wheel around


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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.wheel around - wheel somebody or something
transport - move something or somebody around; usually over long distances
2.wheel around - change directions as if revolving on a pivot; "They wheeled their horses around and left"
revolve, rotate, go around - turn on or around an axis or a center; "The Earth revolves around the Sun"; "The lamb roast rotates on a spit over the fire"
cartwheel - do cartwheels: perform an acrobatic movement using both hands and feet
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The musketeers, few in number, not being able, in the midst of this crowd, to make their horses wheel around, began to give way.
The gin menu is split into categories - juniper, citrus, floral, Old Tom and so on - and each category begins with a flavour wheel around which the gins are placed, giving a clear idea of what it will taste like.
I know a lot of 14-year-olds who think a baby is a lifestyle accessory to dress up in nice outfits and wheel around in the latest celeb buggy.
When David had finished racing, I knew he would not celebrate until he had flicked his wheel around the bend.
Colonel Jamal Al Bannai, Acting Director of Dubai Traffic Police, said hoverboard users can only wheel around in designated areas.
The deluded candidates still wheel around egos bigger than their suitcases, while Nick Hewer, with his scene-stealing eyebrows and cat's bum mouth, keeps their business babble in check.
But Dave Nijjar, one of the partners who have been running the pub since September, said they felt "victimised" by the brewery and that they had been slowly but surely turning the fortunes of The Wheel around.
There is a man behind one of the upside-down boats, its hull white and smooth like the underbellies of the gulls that wheel around in the sky above them.
The eighth annual Wheelathon is a fun family day that encourages participants to wheel around the track using any non-motorised form of transport and raise money for charity.
Wheelathon at Bahrain International Circuit -- families are invited to wheel around the famous grand prix circuit on Friday, October 28.
Scheduled to launch later this year for an August 2012 landing, Curiosity and its payload of instruments will wheel around examining rocks, snapping photos and eating dust.