Origin of trunnion
Examples from the Web for trunnion
Had not he possessed that, he would not have been at the head of the firm of Crank, Trunnion & Swab.The Two Supercargoes|W.H.G. Kingston
But Trunnion is quite inimitable: he is a child of humour and of the highest spirits, like Mr. Weller the elder.Adventures among Books|Andrew Lang
As if I was going to keep beds at liberty, to accommodate any trunnion that may think fit to cram herself into my house!Colin Clink, Volume I (of III)|Charles Hooton
He was sitting on a trunnion, sobbing, with his head bent low between his hands.Told in the East|Talbot Mundy
Trunnion was incensed by this absurd renunciation, nor did Peregrine bear with patience the injurious declaration.The World's Greatest Books, Vol VIII|Arthur Mee and J.A. Hammerton, Eds.