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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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