Word of the Day – Tinkle

By August 11, 2019 Word of the Day

Tinkle (noun)

tin-kl

A light, clear ringing sound.

(Br/Eng Informal) Urinate

Late Middle English (also in the sense ‘tingle’): frequentative of obsolete tink ‘to chink or clink’, of imitative origin.

Example sentences

“I heard the tinkle and knew it was the doorbell.”

“I Really need to tinkle!.”

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