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Trundle meaning

trundle - 14 dictionary results

  1. 1. move heavily; " the streetcar trundled down the avenue"
  2. 2. A round body; a little wheel.
  3. 3. A lind of low- wheeled cart; a truck.
  4. 4. A motion as of something moving upon little wheels or rollers; a rolling motion.
  5. 5. A lantern wheel. See under Lantern.
  6. 6. One of the bars of a lantern wheel.
  7. 7. To roll ( a thing) on little wheels; as, to trundle a bed or a gun carriage.
  8. 8. To cause to roll or revolve; to roll along; as, to trundle a hoop or a ball.
  9. 9. To go or move on small wheels; as, a bed trundles under another.
  10. 10. To roll, or go by revolving, as a hoop.
  11. 11. To roll along.
  12. 12. A kind of low- wheeled truck; a caster; a trundle- bed.
  13. 13. A wheel.
  14. 14. To roll, as on wheels, or as a hoop.

trundle - examples of usage

  1. Wheelbarrows, too heavy to trundle, had been tilted up, with all their household goods spilt into the roadway, and the children had been carried further, until at last darkness came, and their only shelter was a haystack in a field under the harvest moon. - "The Soul of the War", Philip Gibbs.
  2. There was no use in bandying words just then, so the lieutenant ordering Klitz to take up the muskets, and Gillooly, as before, to trundle the wheel- barrow, we set off, guided by Maysotta, for the Indian camp. - "In the Rocky Mountains", W. H. G. Kingston.
  3. Down this part Old Cuff, who was ashore on liberty, and who likewise had his " beer aboard," contrived to trundle himself, and was picked up as dead in the street below. - "An Old Sailor's Yarns", Nathaniel Ames.
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