truckle to


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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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Selections include a mini port and stilton gift pack with two port glasses; 300g truckles in stilton and vintage cheddar varieties; blue pottery jars of stilton in three sizes; a presentation cheeseboard in two sizes plus a vintage mature cheddar truckle to mark the millennium.