Jingled
Jingle Jin"gle, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Jingled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Jingling}.] To cause to give a sharp metallic sound as a little bell, or as coins shaken together; to tinkle. [1913 Webster]

The bells she jingled, and the whistle blew. --Pope. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Jingle — Jin gle, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Jingled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Jingling}.] To cause to give a sharp metallic sound as a little bell, or as coins shaken together; to tinkle. [1913 Webster] The bells she jingled, and the whistle blew. Pope. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Jingling — Jingle Jin gle, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Jingled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Jingling}.] To cause to give a sharp metallic sound as a little bell, or as coins shaken together; to tinkle. [1913 Webster] The bells she jingled, and the whistle blew. Pope. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • jingle — 1. noun /ˈʤɪŋɡəl/ a) The sound of metal or glass clattering against itself. He heard the jingle of her keys in the door and turned off the screen. b) A short tune or verse, especially one used to advertise something …   Wiktionary

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