Definitions of truckle
  1. noun
    a low bed to be slid under a higher bed
    synonyms: truckle bed, trundle, trundle bed
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    type of:
    a piece of furniture that provides a place to sleep
  2. verb
    try to gain favor by cringing or flattering
    synonyms: bootlick, fawn, kotow, kowtow, suck up, toady
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    court favor, court favour, curry favor, curry favour
    seek favor by fawning or flattery
    type of:
    blandish, flatter
    praise somewhat dishonestly
  3. verb
    yield to out of weakness
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    type of:
    relent, soften, yield
    give in, as to influence or pressure
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