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- v. To coax (a rabbit) from a burrow by poking a stick down the hole and moving it about.
- v. To poke around a hole with a stick.
- n. A baby monotreme (echidna or platypus).
- n. A small mixed breed of dog created by mating a pug and beagle.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To stir (the fire).
The noun echidna sense is derived from the verb: English settlers in Australia would puggle to get rabbits out of holes and sometimes find an echidna. This definition is lacking an etymology or has an incomplete etymology. You can help Wiktionary by giving it a proper etymology. (Wiktionary)
From a blend of pug and beagle. (Wiktionary)