give someone a tinkle

Definition of give someone a tinkle

British, informal

  1. :  to call someone on the telephone Give me a tinkle when you have the time.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to make a present of

    :  to grant or bestow by formal action

    :  to accord or yield to another

  1. :  capacity or tendency to yield to force or strain :  flexibility

    :  the ability of a material to bend or stretch

  1. :  some person :  somebody

  1. :  to make or emit a tinkle or a sound suggestive of a tinkle

    :  urinate

    :  to sound or make known (the time) by a tinkle

  1. :  a series of short high ringing or clinking sounds

    :  a jingling effect in verse or prose

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a trip made at another's expense

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