cartwheel: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (kärt'hwēl", -wēl"), [key]
- the wheel of a cart.
- an acrobatic feat in which a person starts from a standing position, with arms extended, and wheels the body sideways, landing first on the hands and then on the feet and usually repeating this in a series.
- any large coin, esp. a U.S. silver dollar.
- an amphetamine tablet.
- to roll forward end over end: The skier took a sudden spill and cartwheeled down the slope.
- cartwheel (Thesaurus)