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Synonyms for Wheeler

Scottish archaeologist (1890-1976)

someone who makes and repairs wooden wheels


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the man at the outermost end of the rank in wheeling

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a person who rides a bicycle

a draft horse harnessed behind others and nearest the wheels of a vehicle

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Looking over her shoulder as she ran, the girl now saw a great procession of Wheelers emerging from the forest--dozens and dozens of them--all clad in splendid, tight-fitting garments and all rolling swiftly toward her and uttering their wild, strange cries.
The rest of the Wheelers had now reached the foot of the hill, but it was evident that their wheels would not roll upon the rough and jagged rocks, and therefore they were helpless to follow Dorothy and the hen to where they had taken refuge.
We are safe from the Wheelers until we starve to death, anyhow; and before that time comes a good many things can happen.
Robert Wheeler, 25, also will be tried on two counts of attempted murder, Judge Craig Richman ruled at the close of Wheeler's preliminary hearing.
The Hanging of Ephraim Wheeler provides a vibrant recreation of the life and death of one convicted felon in an early nineteenth-century New England town.
When Susan Wheeler read the headline in her hometown paper--"Board OK's Cedar Crest Gay-Tolerance Club"--she looked toward heaven and spoke to her son.
A Wilderness Station, a soon-to-be-released Anne Wheeler film based on a short story by Alice Munro, is set in the 19th-century Ontario wilderness and tells the sad tale of a young girl trapped in an abusive marriage.
Wheeler and his family had just finished a two-and-a-half year tour with a Navy helicopter squadron on Guam.
The Foster Wheeler contract value was not disclosed and the award will be included in the company's first-quarter 2007 bookings.
Robert Wheeler, 25, who initially was not expected to survive a self- inflicted gunshot wound to the head, appeared in Newhall Superior Court and pleaded not guilty to one count of first-degree murder and two counts of attempted murder.
By Roxann Wheeler (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2000.
The gunman, identified as Robert Wheeler, 25, was in critical condition and not expected to live, said Sgt.
Foster Wheeler is very pleased to be awarded this strategically important project," said Steve Davies, chairman and chief executive officer, Foster Wheeler Energy Limited.
Lancaster's Courtney Wheeler was standing amid her excited teammates, accepting congratulations and well wishes for a sixth-place finish that put her into Saturday's Southern Section cross country finals.