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trachle

verb tra·chle \ ˈtraḵəl , -rȧk- \

Definition of trachle

-ed/-ing/-s
transitive verb
1 Scottish :dishevel, bedraggle, soil
2 Scottish :to tire by overwork or overexertion; also :to put (as oneself) to inconvenience :bother, trouble
intransitive verb
Scottish :to wear oneself out (as by work) :drudge

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Origin and Etymology of trachle

perhaps from Flemish tragelen, trakelen to walk with difficulty, drag, trail; akin to Middle Dutch traech slow, heavy, sluggish, Old High German trāgi sluggish, slow, Lithuanian driz̆ti to become tired


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trachle

noun \ " \

Definition of trachle

plural -s
1 Scottish
a :a source of fatigue (as a long and tiring walk or task)
b :a cause of inconvenience, distress, or trouble
2 Scottish :a listless sloven

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