Definition of Truckles

1. Noun. (plural of truckle) ¹



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Definition of Truckles

1. truckle [v] - See also: truckle

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Truckles

truckie
truckies
trucking
trucking company
trucking industry
trucking rig
trucking shot
truckings
truckish
truckle
truckle bed
truckle beds
truckled
truckler
trucklers
truckles (current term)
truckless
trucklet
trucklets
trucklike
truckline
trucklines
truckling
truckload
truckloads
truckmaker
truckmakers
truckmaking
truckman
truckmaster

Literary usage of Truckles

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1. Publications by English Dialect Society (1893)
"A small barrel-shaped cheese of about 6 or 8 Ibs.—N. & SW truckles. ... NW (2) 'To play truckles,'to roll anything, such as a reel, the top of a canister, ..."

2. Geometrical and Graphical Essays: Containing a General Description of the by George Adams (1813)
"This he performed by two telescopes, so placed at the truckles, as thereby to see through both of them the given centre, and by thus directing them to the ..."

3. A Glossary of Words Used in the County of Wiltshire by George Edward Dartnell, Edward Hungerford Goddard (1893)
"A small barrel-shaped cheese of about 6 or 8 Ibs.— N. & SW truckles. ... NW (2) ' To play truckles, ' to roll any thing, such as a reel, ..."

4. Essays and Phantasies by James Thomson (1881)
"It truckles to him more abjectly than does any commonplace man in private life. For this commonplace man makes boots or hats or coats, sells bread or meat ..."

5. Notes on the Parishes of Fyfield, Kimpton, Penton Mewsey, Weyhill and by Robert Hawley Clutterbuck (1898)
"1 Mr. Cane. no truckles or Sage. llth.—Cheese fair very full and said to be sinking in price. This was the second supply in that year, for at Andover Fair ..."

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