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Synonyms for wheel

Synonyms for (noun) wheel

Synonyms: bicycle, bike, cycle, wheel Definition: a wheeled vehicle that has two wheels and is moved by foot pedals

Similar words: wheeled vehicle Definition: a vehicle that moves on wheels and usually has a container for transporting things or people Usage: the oldest known wheeled vehicles were found in Sumer and Syria and date from around 3500 BC

Synonyms: rack, wheel Definition: an instrument of torture that stretches or disjoints or mutilates victims

Similar words: instrument of torture Definition: an instrument of punishment designed and used to inflict torture on the condemned person

Synonyms: roulette wheel, wheel Definition: game equipment consisting of a wheel with slots that is used for gambling; the wheel rotates horizontally and players bet on which slot the roulette ball will stop in

Similar words: game equipment Definition: equipment or apparatus used in playing a game

Synonyms: steering wheel, wheel Definition: a handwheel that is used for steering

Similar words: handwheel Definition: control consisting of a wheel whose rim serves as the handle by which a part is operated

Synonyms: wheel Definition: a simple machine consisting of a circular frame with spokes (or a solid disc) that can rotate on a shaft or axle (as in vehicles or other machines)

Similar words: machine, simple machine Definition: a device for overcoming resistance at one point by applying force at some other point

Synonyms: wheel Definition: a circular helm to control the rudder of a vessel

Similar words: helm Definition: steering mechanism for a vessel; a mechanical device by which a vessel is steered

Synonyms: wheel Definition: forces that provide energy and direction Usage: the wheels of government began to turn

Similar words: force Definition: a powerful effect or influence Usage: the force of his eloquence easily persuaded them

Synonyms for (verb) wheel

Synonyms: roll, wheel Definition: move along on or as if on wheels or a wheeled vehicle Usage: The President's convoy rolled past the crowds

Similar words: go, locomote, travel, move Definition: change location; move, travel, or proceed, also metaphorically Usage: How fast does your new car go?; We travelled from Rome to Naples by bus; The policemen went from door to door looking for the suspect; The soldiers moved towards the city in an attempt to take it before night fell; news travelled fast

Synonyms: pedal, wheel, cycle, bicycle, bike Definition: ride a bicycle

Similar words: ride Definition: be carried or travel on or in a vehicle Usage: I ride to work in a bus; He rides the subway downtown every day

Synonyms: wheel, wheel around Definition: change directions as if revolving on a pivot Usage: They wheeled their horses around and left

Similar words: go around, revolve, rotate Definition: turn on or around an axis or a center Usage: The Earth revolves around the Sun; The lamb roast rotates on a spit over the fire

Synonyms: wheel, wheel around Definition: wheel somebody or something

Similar words: transport Definition: move something or somebody around; usually over long distances