verb (used without object), truck·led, truck·ling.
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Origin of truckle
OTHER WORDS FROM truckletruckler, nountruck·ling·ly, adverbun·truck·led, adjectiveun·truck·ling, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for truckle
Looking in, I saw a lighted candle on a table, a bench, and a mattress on a truckle bedstead.Great Expectations|Charles Dickens
Which, indeed, is witnessed to by the whole goggle-eyed populace in the truckle bed.The Dew of Their Youth|S. R. Crockett
Dark figures held down something that yelled and struggled on the truckle bed.The Drunkard|Cyril Arthur Edward Ranger Gull
Madame Elizabeth was placed in a kind of kitchen, or wash-room, with a truckle bed in it, on the ground floor.Maria Antoinette|John S. C. (John Stevens Cabot) Abbott
As for Sam, let him pass; he'll not grind the poor, nor truckle to the rich, when he gives up his stewardship in the kingdom come.The Poor Scholar|William Carleton