or trau·chle

[trah-khuh l]Scot.


an exhausting effort, especially walking or working.
an exhausted or bedraggled person.

verb (used with object), tra·chled, tra·chling.

to fatigue; tire; wear out.
to bedraggle.

Origin of trachle

1540–50; < Dutch dialect tragelen to walk laboriously; compare Dutch traag sluggish Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019