wheeled vehicle

Definitions of wheeled vehicle
  1. noun
    a vehicle that moves on wheels and usually has a container for transporting things or people
    “the oldest known wheeled vehicles were found in Sumer and Syria and date from around 3500 BC”
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    baby buggy, baby carriage, carriage, go-cart, perambulator, pram, pushchair, pusher, stroller
    a small vehicle with four wheels in which a baby or child is pushed around
    bicycle, bike, cycle, wheel
    a wheeled vehicle that has two wheels and is moved by foot pedals
    boneshaker
    any wheeled vehicle that is dilapidated and uncomfortable
    car, railcar, railroad car, railway car
    a wheeled vehicle adapted to the rails of railroad
    cart, go-cart, handcart, pushcart
    wheeled vehicle that can be pushed by a person; may have one or two or four wheels
    horse-drawn vehicle
    a wheeled vehicle drawn by one or more horses
    motor scooter, scooter
    a wheeled vehicle with small wheels and a low-powered gasoline engine geared to the rear wheel
    rolling stock
    collection of wheeled vehicles owned by a railroad or motor carrier
    scooter
    child's two-wheeled vehicle operated by foot
    self-propelled vehicle
    a wheeled vehicle that carries in itself a means of propulsion
    skateboard
    a board with wheels that is ridden in a standing or crouching position and propelled by foot
    house trailer, trailer
    a wheeled vehicle that can be pulled by a car or truck and is equipped for occupancy
    tricycle, trike, velocipede
    a vehicle with three wheels that is moved by foot pedals
    monocycle, unicycle
    a vehicle with a single wheel that is driven by pedals
    waggon, wagon
    any of various kinds of wheeled vehicles drawn by an animal or a tractor
    coaster wagon, wagon
    a child's four-wheeled toy cart sometimes used for coasting
    welcome wagon
    a wheeled vehicle carrying information and gifts from local merchants for new residents in an area
    applecart
    a handcart from which apples and other fruit are sold in the street
    armored vehicle, armoured vehicle
    a vehicle that is protected by armor plate
    baggage car, luggage van
    a railway car where passengers' bags are carried
    bandwagon
    a large ornate wagon for carrying a musical band
    barrow, garden cart, lawn cart, wheelbarrow
    a cart for carrying small loads; has handles and one or more wheels
    bassinet
    a perambulator that resembles a bassinet
    bicycle-built-for-two, tandem, tandem bicycle
    a bicycle with two sets of pedals and two seats
    cabin car, caboose
    a car on a freight train for use of the train crew; usually the last car on the train
    camper trailer
    a trailer equipped for occupancy (especially for holiday trips)
    carriage, equipage, rig
    a vehicle with wheels drawn by one or more horses
    carrier
    a self-propelled wheeled vehicle designed specifically to carry something
    cart
    a heavy open wagon usually having two wheels and drawn by an animal
    chariot
    a two-wheeled horse-drawn battle vehicle; used in war and races in ancient Egypt and Greece and Rome
    chuck wagon
    a wagon equipped with a cookstove and provisions (for cowboys)
    club car, lounge car
    railroad car having a bar and tables and lounge chairs
    Conestoga, Conestoga wagon, covered wagon, prairie schooner, prairie wagon
    a large wagon with broad wheels and an arched canvas top; used by the United States pioneers to cross the prairies in the 19th century
    forklift
    a small industrial vehicle with a power operated forked platform in front that can be inserted under loads to lift and move them
    freight car
    a railway car that carries freight
    guard's van
    the car on a train that is occupied by the guard
    handcar
    a small railroad car propelled by hand or by a small motor
    hand truck, truck
    a handcart that has a frame with two low wheels and a ledge at the bottom and handles at the top; used to move crates or other heavy objects
    ice wagon, ice-wagon
    (formerly) a horse-drawn wagon that delivered ice door to door
    laundry cart
    handcart for moving a load of laundry
    limber
    a two-wheeled horse-drawn vehicle used to pull a field gun or caisson
    engine, locomotive, locomotive engine, railway locomotive
    a wheeled vehicle consisting of a self-propelled engine that is used to draw trains along railway tracks
    lorry
    a large low horse-drawn wagon without sides
    mail car
    a railway car in which mail is transported and sorted
    milk wagon, milkwagon
    wagon for delivering milk
    manufactured home, mobile home
    a large house trailer that can be connected to utilities and can be parked in one place and used as permanent housing
    automotive vehicle, motor vehicle
    a self-propelled wheeled vehicle that does not run on rails
    all-terrain bike, mountain bike, off-roader
    a bicycle with a sturdy frame and fat tires; originally designed for riding in mountainous country
    ordinary, ordinary bicycle
    an early bicycle with a very large front wheel and small back wheel
    carriage, coach, passenger car
    a railcar where passengers ride
    cycle rickshaw, pedicab
    a tricycle (usually propelled by pedalling); used in the Orient for transporting passengers for hire
    personnel carrier
    a military vehicle (usually armored) for transporting military personnel and their equipment
    push-bike
    a bicycle that must be pedaled
    reconnaissance vehicle, scout car
    fast armored military vehicle with four-wheel drive and open top
    R.V., RV, recreational vehicle
    a motorized wheeled vehicle used for camping or other recreational activities
    safety bicycle, safety bike
    bicycle that has two wheels of equal size; pedals are connected to the rear wheel by a multiplying gear
    serving cart
    a handcart for serving food
    shopping cart
    a handcart that holds groceries or other goods while shopping
    slip carriage, slip coach
    a railway car at the end of the train; it can be detached without stopping the train
    streetcar, tram, tramcar, trolley, trolley car
    a wheeled vehicle that runs on rails and is propelled by electricity
    sulky
    a light two-wheeled vehicle for one person; drawn by one horse
    tender
    car attached to a locomotive to carry fuel and water
    tracked vehicle
    a self-propelled vehicle that moves on tracks
    tractor
    a wheeled vehicle with large wheels; used in farming and other applications
    tram, tramcar
    a four-wheeled wagon that runs on tracks in a mine
    van
    (Great Britain) a closed railroad car that carries baggage or freight
    velocipede
    any of several early bicycles with pedals on the front wheel
    wain
    large open farm wagon
    water waggon, water wagon
    a wagon that carries water (as for troops or work gangs or to sprinkle down dusty dirt roads in the summertime)
    weapons carrier
    military vehicle that is a light truck designed to carry mortars or machine guns and their crews
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    container
    any object that can be used to hold things (especially a large metal boxlike object of standardized dimensions that can be loaded from one form of transport to another)
    vehicle
    a conveyance that transports people or objects
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