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EtymologyEdit

From dart +‎ -le.

VerbEdit

dartle (third-person singular simple present dartles, present participle dartling, simple past and past participle dartled)

  1. To pierce or shoot through; to dart repeatedly.
    • Robert Browning
      my star that dartles the red and the blue

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.