treadle: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (tred'l), [key]
— n., v., -dled, -dling.
- a lever or the like worked by continual action of the foot to impart motion to a machine.
- a platform, as on a bus or trolleycar, for opening an exit door.
- to work a treadle.
- treadle (Thesaurus)