Translation of wheelchair in Spanish:


silla de ruedas, n.

Pronunciation /ˈwiːltʃɛː//ˈ(h)wilˌtʃɛr/


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    silla de ruedas feminine
    • All floors are accessible by wheelchair and prams and wheelchairs are available on request
    • So it is a fairly common injury that athletes who push wheelchairs often sustain, on a chronic basis.
    • Rather than being pushed around in her wheelchair, Amnah can join other children.
    • When I saw her in my outpatient clinic she could hardly walk and was brought in a wheelchair.
    • Blocking my path was a young woman in a wheelchair being pushed by her mother.
    • People in wheelchairs have difficulty being pushed round the clothes stores because the displays are so close together.
    • They'd have to hire someone to sit me in a wheelchair and push me around all day.
    • There is an old lady being pushed in a wheelchair past our car along a bumpy dust-track.
    • New trains have special areas for wheelchairs and disabled toilets.
    • The buses have low floors and are able to easily carry pushchairs, wheelchairs and bikes.
    • The police turned away some of the disabled people in wheelchairs who had also lined up to be arrested.
    • All the cash raised will go to Whizz Kidz, a charity that provides wheelchairs for disabled children.
    • We hardly get any young volunteers and now we're older we can't push the wheelchairs.
    • Those in wheelchairs and the disabled were trapped in the surging crowd.
    • I wouldn't be able to do any of the lifting but pushing a wheelchair around wouldn't be too bad.
    • The charity provides general and sports wheelchairs for disabled children and young people.
    • The bus needs to be suitable for wheelchairs and disabled people.
    • She says he then lectured them about disability and said the wheelchairs are for disabled people only.
    • The amount by which Ryanair said it would raise its ticket prices if forced to provide wheelchairs for disabled passengers.
    • Previously, wheelchairs could simply be pushed across the wooden crossings.