Tinkled vs Kinkled - What's the difference?

tinkled | kinkled |


As verbs the difference between tinkled and kinkled

is that tinkled is (tinkle) while kinkled is (kinkle).

tinkled

English

Verb

(head)
  • (tinkle)

  • tinkle

    English

    Verb

    (tinkl)
  • To make light metallic sounds, rather like a very small bell.
  • The glasses tinkled together as they were placed on the table.
  • * Dodsley
  • The sprightly horse / Moves to the music of his tinkling bells.
  • (intransitive, informal, juvenile) To urinate.
  • To cause to tinkle.
  • To indicate, signal, etc. by tinkling.
  • The butler tinkled dinner.
  • To hear, or resound with, a small, sharp sound.
  • * Dryden
  • And his ears tinkled , and the colour fled.

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A light metallic sound, resembling the tinkling of bells or wind chimes.
  • * 1994 , (Stephen Fry), (The Hippopotamus) , ch. 2:
  • At the very moment he cried out, David realised that what he had run into was only the Christmas tree. . . . There were no sounds of any movement upstairs: no shouts, no sleepy grumbles, only a gentle tinkle from the decorations as the tree had recovered from the collision.
  • (UK, informal) A telephone call.
  • Give me a tinkle when you arrive.
  • (informal, euphemism) An act of urination.
  • kinkled

    English

    Verb

    (head)S
  • (kinkle)

  • kinkle

    English

    Etymology 1

    From .

    Verb

    (kinkl)
  • To kink.
  • Etymology 2

    From .

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A kink or twist