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Definición de “wheel” en inglés


noun     /wiːl/
A2 [C] a circular object connected at the centre to a bar , used for making vehicles or parts of machines move : I got my bag caught in the wheel of my bicycle . He lost control of his car when a front / rear wheel hit a stone as he approached the first bend . → See also Ferris wheel, flywheel, waterwheelThe exterior of vehiclesMachine parts on wheels Something that is on wheels has wheels under it so that it can be pulled or pushed along: My suitcase is on wheels so that makes life a little easier . I bought my niece one of those toy dogs on wheels.Machine parts the wheel B2 a steering wheel (= a wheel inside a vehicle that the driver turns to make the vehicle go in a particular direction ): Keep your hands on the wheel! I never feel safe with Richard at/behind the wheel (= driving ). Do you think you could take the wheel (= drive ) for a couple of hours ?The interior of vehicles [C] a wooden or metal wheel that is turned to make a ship go in a particular direction Parts of ships and boats wheels [plural] old-fashioned informal a car : I've got to get some wheels - this public transport system's a joke !Cars
(Definition of wheel noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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