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English noun: truckle

1. truckle (artifact) a low bed to be slid under a higher bed

Synonymstruckle bed, trundle, trundle bed

Broader (hypernym)bed

English verb: truckle

1. truckle (stative) yield to out of weakness

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something PP

Broader (hypernym)relent, soften, yield

2. truckle (communication) try to gain favor by cringing or flattering

SamplesHe is always kowtowing to his boss.

Synonymsbootlick, fawn, kotow, kowtow, suck up, toady

Pattern of useSomebody ----s PP

Broader (hypernym)blandish, flatter

Narrower (hyponym)court favor, court favour, curry favor, curry favour

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