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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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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.
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.
A spaghetti dinner and silent auction will highlight a fund-raiser for Cartwheels Preschool to be held at 5 p.
To ensure acoustic privacy, each department had to be physically separate, so in plan, the quartet of volumes cartwheels around a glazed central communal hall, its lightness and transparency acting as a foil to the massiveness and solidity of the departmental boxes.
And the 19-year-old admits he can't wait to start performing cartwheels again after being given the all-clear on a shoulder strain that had curbed his trademark celebration.
The Wayside Tavern regulars were left doing cartwheels of joy last Sunday after becoming Scotland's representative in The People Dart Team of the Year competition at The Forum, Livingston, near Edinburgh.
Jason Lane **Doing cartwheels Delegator ride delegated to Barzalona.
The playful Verreaux's sifakas moved with real flair performing cartwheels, kicks and leaps.
So no, I'm not doing cartwheels over the revelation that a male contraceptive has been developed that's as efficient as the female pill.
Amanda Knox, a housemate of Kercher's in the Italian town of Perugia, turned cartwheels and did the splits as she was waiting to be questioned over the death, a senior officer told her trial.
During the sessions we were taught about different types of exercises, such as cartwheels, stretches, warm-ups and routines.
He cartwheels across the grass three times and lands on his feet.
His dodge flows smoothly into a series of breathtaking flips that the woman evades with a few well-timed bent-leg cartwheels.
OUT OF CONTROL: The aircraft cartwheels towards the watching crowds; TRAGEDY: The death toll rose as the plane left a trail of victims in its wake; LUCKY ESCAPE: One of the pilots is seen ejecting to safety as the jet turns into a fireball.