Synonyms for fifth wheel

Synonyms for (noun) fifth wheel

Synonyms: fifth wheel

Definition: a steering bearing that enables the front axle of a horse-drawn wagon to rotate

Similar words: bearing

Definition: a rotating support placed between moving parts to allow them to move easily

Synonyms: fifth wheel, spare

Definition: an extra car wheel and tire for a four-wheel vehicle

Similar words: car wheel

Definition: a wheel that has a tire and rim and hubcap; used to propel the car

Synonyms: deadwood, fifth wheel

Definition: someone or something that is unwanted and unneeded

Similar words: redundance, redundancy

Definition: the attribute of being superfluous and unneeded

Usage: the use of industrial robots created redundancy among workers