verb (used with object), trun·dled, trun·dling.
verb (used without object), trun·dled, trun·dling.
Words nearby trundle
Origin of trundle
OTHER WORDS FROM trundletrun·dler, nounun·trun·dled, adjective
Examples from the Web for trundle
Hitchcock even manages to trundle his way back to my office to see how I'm doing.Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days|David Freeman|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In the morning, we lay sprawled out in her trundle bed, reflecting on how we envisioned our reunion.
Then, again, wheels are doing their best to trundle an exquisite Scriptural picture out of fashion.The World on Wheels and Other Sketches|Benjamin F. (Benjamin Franklin) Taylor
Our beds were trundle beds with wheels on them to push them under the big beds.Slave Narratives: A Folk History of Slavery in the United States|Work Projects Administration
Boz emphasizes it, by way of contrast to Trundle, saying that “he was a wise and discreet fellow.”Pickwickian Studies|Percy Fitzgerald
A pinion is a small toothed wheel; a trundle is a pinion with cylindrical staves for teeth.
We had trundle beds for the children that would run under the big bed when they wasn't sleeping in it.Slave Narratives: Arkansas Narratives|Work Projects Administration
British Dictionary definitions for trundle
- the pinion of a lantern
- any of the bars in a lantern pinion