cartwheel


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Synonyms for cartwheel

a wheel that has wooden spokes and a metal rim

acrobatic revolutions with the body turned sideways and the arms and legs outstretched like the spokes of a wheel

a dollar made of silver

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do cartwheels: perform an acrobatic movement using both hands and feet

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Robert Didier of artisan bakers Orchard Pigs, with his cartwheel pies and 'dragon eggs'
Darlington leaped over 42 inches in the air after picking the ball, almost at the exact same moment that he completed the cartwheel.
I chose to create the foot-and-mouth virus as I have always been interested by it, and amazingly enough it is very similar to the image of the Cartwheel nebula.
Well I can assure you, if I had ever attempted a cartwheel, let alone a perfect one, as this was in my dream, I wouldn't have forgotten it.
ROBBIE KEANE has promised to bring back his cartwheel celebration (above) if Tottenham get past Arsenal at White Hart Lane tonight and go on to Carling Cup glory at Wembley.
But as he tried to do the cartwheel, he tipped sideways and landed on his back.
And he only has to look to his close family member Keane - renowned for his cartwheel celebrations - to see how it's done, the Spurs star having banked more than a century of goals in league football.
I could no more do a cartwheel than fly to the moon.
She has always been helpful to other students, taking the time to explain whatever questions came her way about research, problem sets, and the finer points of doing a cartwheel," wrote one student in a letter nominating Boettcher.
I was supposed to roll a hula-hoop onto the stage, do a cartwheel, and then grab the hoop.
I THINK I'll do a cartwheel - just for the Nell of it.
I did a cartwheel and scissors kick, even good tennis - I gave you everything that I know,' said Korda, who lost last year's final to French Davis Cup captain Guy Forget.
Cartwheel offers farm holidays in the West Country, with facilities for caravanners ranging from a single field with simple amenities to everything you'd expect from a top site, all run by families who have worked the land for generations.