Trull

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Trull A drab; a strumpet; a harlot; a trollop.
    • Trull A girl; a wench; a lass.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • trull To trundle.
    • n trull A low vagrant strumpet; a drab; a trollop.
    • n trull A girl; a lass; a wench.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Trull trul a drab: a vagrant woman of loose habits.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
G. trolle, trulle,; cf. OD. drol, a jester, Dan. trold, an elf, imp, Sw. troll, a goblin, Icel. troll, tröll, a giant, fiend, demon. Cf. Droll Troll
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Allied to Ger. trolle.

Usage

In literature:

CREON A plague on trulls who court and woo our sons.
"The Oedipus Trilogy" by Sophocles
You fooled us all, you and that white-faced trull.
"The Strolling Saint" by Raphael Sabatini
At least the plaything of an officer should walk in silk, whatever clothes a soldier's trull.
"The Hidden Children" by Robert W. Chambers
I shouldn't wonder if he wasn't a trull's bully from Lewknor's Lane or Whetstone Park.
"Madame Flirt" by Charles E. Pearce
The trull wriggled the secret out.
"Alroy The Prince Of The Captivity" by Benjamin Disraeli
It began to look as if old Trull was right.
"Left on Labrador" by Charles Asbury Stephens
The meanest trulls frequented the public streets.
"The Carmina of Caius Valerius Catullus" by Caius Valerius Catullus
Doubtless he hath given some trull or other tryst there and would not have me find him with her.
"The Decameron of Giovanni Boccaccio" by Giovanni Boccaccio
He should have gone to Beeson, Pancoast with it; instead of to Trull.
"Tutors' Lane" by Wilmarth Lewis
Ezra J. Trull, a well-known citizen of Boston, died at his home in Charlestown at the age of 43.
"The New England Magazine Volume 1, No. 6, June, 1886, Bay State Monthly Volume 4, No. 6, June, 1886" by Various
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In poetry:

My poppies dance a minuet;
Like courtiers in silk they set
My garden all aglow . . . .
Yet O the vagrants at my gate!
The gipsy trulls who peer and wait! . . .
Calling the heart they know.
"Gipsy" by Robert W Service

In news:

Anderson, Jeremy M Lange, Kim Walker, Sam Trull and Tim Lytvinenko.
Peter Trull : CLOSER TO THE GREAT WHALES.
A few years ago Lee Trull was just another unemployed actor/playwright.
A few years ago Lee Trull was just another unemployed actor/ playwright .
Police spokesman Mike Hopson said officers Donnie Trull and Alan Eddins responded to an ATV accident in the 2200 block of Creechville Road.
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In science:

Tasseven, Ç.; Trullàs J.; Alcaraz, O.; Silbert, M.; Giró, A. J. Chem . Phys . 1997 , 106 , 7286 . (2 ) Vashishta, P.; Rahman, A.
Molecular Dynamics Study of Polarizable Ion Models for Molten AgBr
Phys. Chem . B 2003 , 107 , 282 . (13 ) Keen, D. A.; Hull, S.; Barnes, A. C.; Berastegui, P.; Crichton, W. A.; Madden, P. A.; Tucker M. G.; Wilson, M. Phys . Rev . B, 2003 , 68 , 014117 . (14 ) Bitrián, V.; Silbert, M; Trullàs, J; Enosaki, T; Kawakita, Y; Takeda, S. J.
Molecular Dynamics Study of Polarizable Ion Models for Molten AgBr
Rev. B 1970 , 2 , 3004 . (32 ) Stafford, A. J.; Silbert, M.; Trullàs, J. Girò, A. J. Phys. Condens.
Molecular Dynamics Study of Polarizable Ion Models for Molten AgBr
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