Definition of spin one's wheels in English:

spin one's wheels

  • North American informal Waste one’s time or efforts.
    More example sentences
    • It's a show mainly fueled by ire: If his guests are courteous and prepared, he spins his wheels.
    • We are spinning our wheels while falling further behind.
    • You're probably right about us spinning our wheels, so I'll move on.
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Pronunciation: ˌkɒlərəˈtjʊərə
noun
elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody