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Meaning of "wheelchair-bound" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF WHEELCHAIR-BOUND

wheelchair-bound  [ˈwiːltʃeəbaʊnd] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF WHEELCHAIR-BOUND

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Wheelchair-Bound is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES WHEELCHAIR-BOUND MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of wheelchair-bound in the English dictionary

The definition of wheelchair-bound in the dictionary is unable to walk through injury, illness, etc and relying on a wheelchair to move around.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH WHEELCHAIR-BOUND


abound
əˈbaʊnd
bound
baʊnd
clothbound
ˈklɒθˌbaʊnd
college-bound
ˈkɒlɪdʒbaʊnd
earthbound
ˈɜːθˌbaʊnd
eastbound
ˈiːstˌbaʊnd
homebound
ˈhəʊmˈbaʊnd
housebound
ˈhaʊsˌbaʊnd
icebound
ˈaɪsˌbaʊnd
inbound
ˈɪnˌbaʊnd
leatherbound
ˈleðəˌbaʊnd
northbound
ˈnɔːθˌbaʊnd
outbound
ˈaʊtˌbaʊnd
paperbound
ˈpeɪpəˌbaʊnd
rebound
rɪˈbaʊnd
snowbound
ˈsnəʊˌbaʊnd
southbound
ˈsaʊθˌbaʊnd
spellbound
ˈspɛlˌbaʊnd
unbound
ʌnˈbaʊnd
westbound
ˈwɛstˌbaʊnd

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE WHEELCHAIR-BOUND

wheel window
wheel wobble
wheel-clamp
wheel-less
wheelbarrow
wheelbase
wheelchair
wheelchair housing
wheelchair Olympics
wheelchair user
wheeled
wheeler
wheeler-dealer
wheeler-dealing
wheelhouse
wheelie
wheelie bin
wheelie-bin
wheeling
wheeling and dealing

WORDS THAT END LIKE WHEELCHAIR-BOUND

airbound
casebound
desk-bound
disbound
duty-bound
egg-bound
fogbound
half-bound
hardbound
homeward bound
honour-bound
I´ll be bound
ironbound
muscle-bound
on the rebound
quarter-bound
rock-bound
soft-bound
stormbound
to the ground
upbound

Synonyms and antonyms of wheelchair-bound in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «wheelchair-bound» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF WHEELCHAIR-BOUND

Find out the translation of wheelchair-bound to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of wheelchair-bound from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «wheelchair-bound» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

轮椅
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

en sillas de ruedas
570 millions of speakers

English

wheelchair-bound
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

व्हीलचेयर पर चलने वाली
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

- المقعدين
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

прикованный к инвалидной коляске
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

em cadeira de rodas
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

হুইলচেয়ার আবদ্ধ
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

fauteuil roulant
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Kerusi roda
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Rollstuhlfahrer
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

車椅子バウンド
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

휠체어 바인딩
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Kursi roda
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

xe lăn ràng buộc
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

சக்கர நாற்காலியில்-வரையறை
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

व्हीलचेअर-बद्ध
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

tekerlekli sandalyeye bağlı
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

sedia a rotelle - bound
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

wózka inwalidzkiego
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

прикутий до інвалідного візка
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

- scaunul cu rotile
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

αναπηρική καρέκλα
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

rolstoel
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

rullstolsbundna
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

rullestol-bundet
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of wheelchair-bound

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «WHEELCHAIR-BOUND»

The term «wheelchair-bound» is regularly used and occupies the 87.766 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «WHEELCHAIR-BOUND» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «wheelchair-bound» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «wheelchair-bound» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about wheelchair-bound

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «WHEELCHAIR-BOUND»

Discover the use of wheelchair-bound in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to wheelchair-bound and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Wound Care: A Collaborative Practice Manual
In general, providing adequate pressure relief for chair-bound or wheelchair- bound patients is critical, because the patient at risk for pressure ulcer formation is at increased risk in the seated position because of the high pressures across the ...
Carrie Sussman, Barbara M. Bates-Jensen, 2007
2
The Disabled, the Media, and the Information Age
So the next time you get into an argument about the use of the word "disabled" instead of "handicapped" or the terms "wheelchair bound" vs. "wheelchair user," and the person you're arguing with tells you it's "just a matter of semantics," tell ...
Jack Adolph Nelson, 1994
3
Wheelchair Warrior: Gangs, Disability, and Basketball
Melvin Juette has said that becoming paralyzed in a shooting was "both the worst and best thing that happened" to him.
Melvin Juette, 2008
4
Cinderella's Magical Wheelchair: An Empowering Fairy Tale
In this adaptation of the Grimm fairy tale, wheelchair-bound Cinderella perfumes her stepmother's gym socks by day and creates her own jewelry by night, until a fairy-godmother-in-training adds some magic that allows Cinderella to transform ...
Jewel Kats, 2011
5
Bodies in Culture, Culture in Bodies: Disability Narratives ...
during a press conference if it was true that he was still “'wheelchair bound.'” FDR is quoted as having replied: As a matter of fact, I don't use a wheelchair at all except a little kitchen chair on wheels . . . and then only for the purpose of saving  ...
Nicole Quackenbush, 2008
6
Space Planning Basics
Residential Kitchens 0 Residential kitchens for wheelchair-bound users are as varied in size and configuration as all other residential kitchens, ranging in size from as little as 50 to 60 square feet to luxurious kitchens as large as 200 to 300 ...
Mark Karlen, 2011
7
Devil Child
After all, who wanted to date a wheelchair-bound freak, she reasoned. Six months ago, she had been part of the in-crowd. Now she avoided any crowd, kept to herself, barely talked to anyone, and concentrated on her studies. Randy, once her ...
P. B. Ryder, 2008
8
Medical Management of Adults with Neurologic Disabilities
lar disease, collagen vascular disease), medication review, and psychosocial assessment (e.g., substance abuse, alcoholism, social support system, financial constraints). If the patient is predominantly wheelchair—bound or bed—bound, then ...
Adrian Cristian MD, Dr. Adrian Cristian, 2008
9
The Slit Lamp Primer
A wheelchair-bound patient presents another positioning difficulty. If your office does not have a wheelchair instrument stand, the best solution is to transfer the patient into the exam chair. This is not always possible. To examine a patient in a  ...
Janice K. Ledford, Valerie N. Sanders, 2006
10
Wheelchair Chic
This is a rather difficult task because wheelchair-bound individuals have a tendency to add additional pounds to the midsection. I try to move as much as possible from the waist and keep my abdominal area extremely flexible. Stretching from ...
Toni Mamula, 2009

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «WHEELCHAIR-BOUND»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term wheelchair-bound is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Two years after a wheelchair-bound hero sacrificed his dream of …
When little Brecon Vaughan mingled with celebrities at the Pride of Britain awards he did so with his parents lending a helping hand. Then five years old, ... «WalesOnline, Aug 15»
2
Wheelchair-bound man with cerebral palsy devastated by …
... tidy state as we try to keep the estate nice." Dean suffers from cerebral palsy and is wheelchair bound and is therefore unable to maintain the garden himself. «Grimsby Telegraph, Aug 15»
3
Wheelchair-Bound Dancer in El Paso Dance Troupe Is a Superstar …
Just a few days away from the World Special Olympics in Los Angeles, Joshua McGuinness can't wait to compete with his El Paso, Texas, dance troupe called ... «People Magazine, Jul 15»
4
Authorities searching for missing wheelchair bound Alzheimer's …
Spokane Valley deputies, assisted by Air 1, are searching for a missing wheelchair-bound Alzheimer's patient who went missing Friday morning. Glen Stratton ... «KXLY Spokane, Jul 15»
5
Wheelchair-Bound Woman Trapped In Apartment For 2 Weeks Due …
An elevator has not worked in more than two weeks and has left some disabled people trapped in their apartments. One wheelchair-bound woman now calls her ... «CBS Local, Jun 15»
6
Wheelchair-Bound Man, Dog Killed By Train In Wheatland
Bea Frantz says the long-time Wheatland resident had one leg and had been wheelchair bound for quite some time. She says his face was well-known by ... «CBS Local, Jun 15»
7
Airline refuses to compensate wheelchair-bound woman forced to …
A wheelchair-bound woman who was forced to crawl onto a plane officially filed a lawsuit Friday morning against American Airlines. Theresa Purcell was taking ... «KHON2, Jun 15»
8
How a Wheelchair-Bound Football Player Was Able to Walk at His …
Four years after fracturing his neck and compressing his spinal cord in a football accident that left him wheelchair-bound, the 23-year-old did just that, walking ... «ABC News, May 15»
9
Wheelchair-bound woman files lawsuit after crawling into plane
A woman in a wheelchair was told to board a flight on her own and she did so by crawling up the stairs to the plane. At the time, the airline told her it was too late ... «KHON2, May 15»
10
Wheelchair-bound man found dead inside Newark home was …
NEWARK — Authorities have ruled the death of a wheelchair-bound man found at his South Ward home Tuesday morning a homicide. Wilbert Kesselly, 63, was ... «NJ.com, May 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Wheelchair-Bound [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/wheelchair-bound>. Jul 2024 ».
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