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big wheelnoun [C]

uk   us   UK (also mainly US Ferris wheel)
a large, vertical wheel in an amusement park with seats that stay horizontal as the wheel turns round
Translations of “big wheel”
in Korean 놀이 공원에 있는 대형 관람차…
in Arabic العَجَلة الكِبيرة…
in Portuguese roda-gigante…
in Catalan roda de fira…
in Japanese 大観覧車…
in Italian ruota panoramica…
in Chinese (Traditional) (遊樂場的)摩天輪…
in Chinese (Simplified) (游乐场的)摩天轮,大转轮…
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