tringle

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

French tringle, rod.

Noun[edit]

tringle (plural tringles)

  1. A curtain rod for a bedstead.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

An alteration (with intrusive R) of Middle French tingle, from Middle Dutch tengel.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tringle f (plural tringles)

  1. rod
  2. (architecture) tenia

Verb[edit]

tringle

  1. first-person singular present indicative of tringler
  2. third-person singular present indicative of tringler
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of tringler
  4. first-person singular present subjunctive of tringler
  5. second-person singular imperative of tringler

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