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truckle to

v.
To be servile or submissive to someone or something: All the peasants in the fields truckled to the king.
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David Hartley, Managing Director of The Wensleydale Creamery, said: "Following the hugely successful release of the film The Snowman Tu and The Snowdog in December 2012, which was viewed by over 10 million people last Christmas, we were thrilled to have renewed this deal and add The Snowdog to our miniature character waxed cheese truckle collection, which we expect to be a big hit this Christmas.
Tours are offered (on Tuesdays and Thursdays) of his modest house, where he slept in a truckle bed and practised in an interior of monastic restraint.
As an illustration of this, "she lay in a truckle bed or shake doun at the foot of Miss Macnabs bed.
The little hand-cranked and gasfired Witmee roaster was up on the fifth floor, so that there wasn't far to go and he had a small truckle bed to sleep on when his watch was over.
Those who know what is right need not truckle to the morally offbeat and politically deviant.
Phillip Truckle, Electroglas vice president of marketing, noted, "Identifying emerging market challenges and developing state-of-the-art probing solutions for our customers remains a primary focus at Electroglas.
Three months later they will be sent a truckle of cheese that they have personally made.
Post each result on the Stadium's electric scoreboards for the bug-eyed snoops, the TV maidens and Uncle Tom Cobley and all to ooh and aah, parse, pontificate truckle and fawn.
The cheeseboard - a truckle of Mull cheddar with plenty of Arran or Pittenweem oatcakes
Launched: December 2008 Encased in block wax, the Marmite Cheese truckle launched by Unilever consists of 8% Marmite mixed with a mild Cheddar cheese from Somerset.
Schuhmacher called the past year "a time of fear and uncertainty" for wholesalers, not least for A-B wholesalers, who must truckle to their new foreign overlord.
Although the blurb says it could sleep up to six people, it would be a squeeze there was one double bed, a single with a truckle bed underneath which would be fine for kids, then a double sofa-bed in the lounge.
A truckle is an 18-pound barrel-shaped cheese that's taller than it is wide.
Pat is nearly always knee deep in Warwickshire Truckle and Little Derby - just two of the company's award winning cheeses.