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Related to truckling: misattributed
A small wheel or roller; a caster.
intr.v. truck·led, truck·ling, truck·les
To be servile or submissive. See Synonyms at fawn1.
[Middle English trocle, pulley, from Anglo-Norman, from Latin trochlea, system of pulleys; see trochlea.]
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|Noun||1.||truckling - the act of obeying meanly (especially obeying in a humble manner or for unworthy reasons)|
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