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Default OT: Trankliments

On Wed, 02 Jun 2021 07:37:40 +0100, Robin wrote:

On 01/06/2021 23:37, williamwright wrote:
Today, preoccupied, I said to a visiting child who I was about to take
home, "Have you got all your your trankliments?" Meaning toys, shoes,
phones, etc.

Is this word in use in other areas, or is it just Yorkshire?

According to Wright's 1896 "The English Dialect Dictionary" a bit wider:

I'm a bit surprised you don't have a well-thumbed copy of Wright's so as
to be able to educate the grandchildren on their heritage

As it was possibly written by Bill (or just maybe his forbears) he
probably has a number of copies that were presented by his publisher.