Definition of Cartwheels

1. Noun. (plural of cartwheel) ¹



2. Verb. (third-person singular of cartwheel) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Cartwheels

1. cartwheel [v] - See also: cartwheel

Lexicographical Neighbors of Cartwheels

cartridgelike
cartridges
cartroad
cartroads
carts
cartsful
cartularies
cartulary
cartway
cartways
cartwheel
cartwheeled
cartwheeler
cartwheelers
cartwheeling
cartwheels (current term)
cartwhip
cartwhipped
cartwhipping
cartwhippings
cartwhips
cartwright
cartwrights
carubicin
carubinose
carucage
carucages
carucate
carucates
carumonam

Literary usage of Cartwheels

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Elocution: Voice, Expression, Gesture for Use in Colleges and Schools and by by Sarah Neal Harris (1891)
"cartwheels. —Lucy Blynn. Poor little boy—only nine years old, motherless, ... But Christmas Day little cartwheels, turned into the streets, had wandered ..."

2. Centennial History of Missouri: (the Center State) One Hundred Years in the by Walter Barlow Stevens (1921)
"... Illuminating Monograph—Santa Fe cartwheels—Boom Days of '49—A Legislative Inquiry—Law of 1857—Beginnings of Great Institutions—A Mysterious Loss— ..."

3. Diary and Letters of Madame D'Arblay by Fanny Burney, Charlotte Barrett (1854)
"... pat of butter made up by a neat-handed Phillis of a dairy-maid, instead of the grease fit only for cartwheels which one is dosed with by the pound. ..."

4. Canada: Ontario, Quebec, Atlantic Provinces by Eva Ambros (1998)
"... the bygone days when hard cartwheels rattled over the cobblestones and the cries of the harbormaster echoed over the water. Harbor tours and boat trips ..."

5. Macmillan's Magazine by David Masson, George Grove, John Morley, Mowbray Morris (1894)
"Here the cartwheels could be traced distinctly, and at one spot something ... The track of cartwheels was very manifest, and the bottom was dark with the ..."

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