Origin of truckle bed
Examples from the Web for truckle bed
She was up from the truckle-bed directly, wildly feeling about her for her basket, and gazing at him in affright.Our Mutual Friend|Charles Dickens
"A truckle-bed will be wanted for the person to sleep upon," Mme. Cantinet came to tell Schmucke.Cousin Pons|Honore de Balzac
The prisoners' chamber beneath the leads of the lofty tower was cold and unfurnished save for a stool and a truckle-bed.Red Eve|H. Rider Haggard
A truckle-bed for the children or chamber servants was pushed under the principal bed by day.
Instead of coming out of my truckle-bed upon the floor, I found my foot scarcely reached the edge of the mattress.The Plattner Story and Others|H. G. Wells