Trundle Trun"dle, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Trundled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Trundling}.] 1. To roll (a thing) on little wheels; as, to trundle a bed or a gun carriage. [1913 Webster]

2. To cause to roll or revolve; to roll along; as, to trundle a hoop or a ball. --R. A. Proctor. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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