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Meaning of RUNDLE

Pronunciation:  'rundl

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  one of the crosspieces that form the steps of a ladder
 

RUNDLE is a 6 letter word that starts with R.

 

 Synonyms: rung, spoke
 
 See Also: crosspiece, ladder

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Run"dle\, n. [E. round. Cf. {Rondle}.]
1. A round; a step of a ladder; a rung. --Duppa.

2. A ball. [Obs.] --Holland.

3. Something which rotates about an axis, as a wheel, or the
   drum of a capstan. ``An axis or cylinder having a rundle
   about it.'' --Bp. Wilkins.

4. (Mach.) One of the pins or trundles of a lantern wheel.

 

 

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