Definition of "wimbles" [wimbles]

  • Plural form of wimble. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "wimbles" in a sentence
  • "Thenceforward the full sacks, looped with the shining chain, went scurrying up and down under the cat-head, hairy arms were thrust out from the different door-ways, and the grain was hauled in; trusses of hay were tossed anew in and out of the barns, and the wimbles creaked; while the scales and steel-yards began to be busy where guess-work had formerly been the rule."
  • "Alice, who is eleven, and goes to the Lincoln School, and therefore knows everything, said, "Yes, and the Damascus people brought Damascus wimbles.""
  • "He made us a small double-headed maul, hammers, chisels, and a sort of gimblets or wimbles, which performed very well."
Words like "wimbles"