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
Words nearby truckle
Example sentences from the Web for truckle
Martin stepped towards a low truckle-bed on which lay the emaciated form of a woman covered with a scanty and ragged quilt.Martin Rattler|R.M. Ballantyne
This vain, haughty, and imperious Minister expected every one shou'd truckle to him.The Memoirs of Charles-Lewis, Baron de Pollnitz, Volume I|Karl Ludwig von Pllnitz
Looking in, I saw a lighted candle on a table, a bench, and a mattress on a truckle bedstead.Great Expectations|Charles Dickens
When I came to myself I was lying upon a truckle-bed, in a bare, half-furnished room.The Exploits Of Brigadier Gerard|Arthur Conan Doyle
A truckle-bed for the children or chamber servants was pushed under the principal bed by day.