Origin of trundle
OTHER WORDS FROM trundletrundler, nounun·trun·dled, adjective
Words nearby trundle
How to use trundle in a sentence
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.
The fact is, that my daughter Bella—Bella, who married young Trundle, you know.The Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick Club, v. 2(of 2)|Charles Dickens
A trundle-bed before the fire was occupied by a very old woman, who was feebly moaning with rheumatism.
I have said so already,' replied Mr. Wardle, shaking the right hand of his friend, while Mr. Trundle shook the left.
But don't be frightened,' said the good-humoured old man; 'it's only Trundle there, and Bella.'
He came to the side of the trundle-bed and pulled at the bedding near Margaret's shoulder for some time before he woke.Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete|Albert Bigelow Paine
British Dictionary definitions for trundle
- the pinion of a lantern
- any of the bars in a lantern pinion