Spanish translation of “wheel”
wheel noun /wiːl/
› a circular frame or disc turning on a rod or axle, on which vehicles etc move along the ground
A bicycle has two wheels, a tricycle three, and most cars four a cartwheel. › any of several things similar in shape and action
a potter’s wheel He was found drunk at the wheel (= steering-wheel) of his car. wheeled adjective ›
a wheeled vehicle. -wheeled suffix ›
a four-wheeled vehicle. wheelbarrow noun › a small carrier with one wheel at the front, and two legs and two handles at the back
carretilla de mano
He used a wheelbarrow to move the manure to the back garden. wheelchair noun › a chair with wheels, used for moving from place to place by invalids or those who cannot walk.
silla de ruedas
wheelhouse noun › the shelter in which a ship’s steering-wheel is placed.
timonera, caseta del timón, puente de mando
wheelwright noun › a craftsman who makes wheels.