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Definition of Truckle

Truckle
Truckle Truc"kle, v. i. [From truckle in truckle-bed, in allusion to the fact that the truckle-bed on which the pupil slept was rolled under the large bed of the master.] To yield or bend obsequiously to the will of another; to submit; to creep. ``Small, trucking states.' --Burke. Religion itself is forced to truckle to worldly poliey. --Norris.
Truckle
Truckle Truc"kle, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Truckled; p. pr. & vb. n. Truckling.] To roll or move upon truckles, or casters; to trundle.
Truckle
Truckle Truc"kle, n. [Dim. of truck a wheel; or from the kindred L. trochlea a block, sheaf containing one or more pulleys. See Truck a wheel.] A small wheel or caster. --Hudibras.

Meaning of Truckle from wikipedia

- A truckle of cheese is a cylindrical wheel of cheese, usually taller than it is wide, and sometimes described as barrel-shaped. The word is derived from...
- A trundle bed (or truckle bed) is a low, wheeled bed that is stored under a normal bed and can be rolled out for use by visitors or as just another bed...
- Danks Down and Truckle Hill (grid reference ST834758) is a 13.1 hectare biological Site of Special Scientific Interest in Wiltshire, notified in 1990...
- Valley Truckle is a hamlet on the A39 road south of Camelford in Cornwall, England. Its name probably derives from a corruption of Cornish "Vellan draeth"...
- on the promise that he receives Sly’s money after Sly has died; Abner Truckle solicits his wife to Sly under the impression that it will sway Sly to...
- was the exponent of British strength, yet was driven from office for truckling to a foreign despot; he preached the Balance of Power, yet helped to inaugurate...
- Roman road crosses the parish as a minor road. There was a Roman villa at Truckle Hill. The oldest parts of the Church of England parish church of St James...
- include: Yorkshire Cheddar Yorkshire Wensleydale Blended Cheese Waxed Truckles Blue Cheese Traditional English (Kit Calvert style) Smoked Cheese Sheep's...
- Wicked Witch does manage to get the slippers once in the series. However, Truckle manages to steal them from her, and she is unable to use their power to...
- Singapore, and India. The word "truck" might come from a back-formation of "truckle", meaning "small wheel" or "pulley", from Middle English trokell, in turn...
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