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Definition of the onomatopoeic word ‘tinkle’.

Tinkle
Pronunciation:
\ˈtiŋ-kəl\
Function:
verb
Inflected Form(s):
tin·kled; tin·kling \-k(ə-)liŋ\
Etymology:
Middle English, frequentative of tinken to tinkle, of imitative origin
Date:
15th century
intransitive verb
1: to make or emit a tinkle or a sound suggestive of a tinkle
2: transitive verb
1: to sound or make known (the time) by a tinkle
2 a: to cause to make a tinkle b: to produce by <tinkle a tune>


tinkle. (2008). In Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary.
Retrieved May 15, 2008, from http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tinkle
 
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