tootle

verb too·tle \ ˈtü-tᵊl \

Definition of tootle

tootled; tootling play \ˈtüt-liŋ, ˈtü-tᵊl-iŋ\
intransitive verb
1 :to toot gently, repeatedly, or continuously
2 :to drive or move along in a leisurely manner
transitive verb
:to toot continuously on
  • tootled his flute

tootle

noun

tootler

play \ˈtüt-lər, ˈtü-tᵊl-ər\ noun

Examples of tootle in a Sentence

  1. We tootled along the highway.

  2. He tootled on the flute.

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Origin and Etymology of tootle

frequentative of 1toot


TOOTLE Defined for English Language Learners

tootle

verb

Definition of tootle for English Language Learners

  • : to drive or move slowly

  • : to play a series of notes on a flute, horn, etc., by blowing into it


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