Joggled
Joggle Jog"gle, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Joggled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Joggling}.] [Freq. of jog.] [1913 Webster] 1. To shake slightly; to push suddenly but slightly, so as to cause to shake or totter; to jostle; to jog. [1913 Webster]

2. (Arch.) To join by means of joggles, so as to prevent sliding apart; sometimes, loosely, to dowel. [1913 Webster]

The struts of a roof are joggled into the truss posts. --Gwilt. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • joggled — jog·gle || dÊ’É‘gl / dÊ’É’gl n. act of joggling; jolt; gentle back and forth movement, swaying, jiggling v. jolt, jar; gently move back and forth, sway, jiggle, shake slightly; cause to sway or jiggle …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Joggle bending — see also offset bend1. A Joggle Bend is an offset bend in which the two opposite bends are each greater than 90°, and are separated by a neutral web less than 5 workpiece thicknesses apart. [(http://www.toolingu.com/definition 410130 35505 joggle …   Wikipedia

  • Joggle — Jog gle, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Joggled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Joggling}.] [Freq. of jog.] [1913 Webster] 1. To shake slightly; to push suddenly but slightly, so as to cause to shake or totter; to jostle; to jog. [1913 Webster] 2. (Arch.) To join by… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Joggling — Joggle Jog gle, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Joggled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Joggling}.] [Freq. of jog.] [1913 Webster] 1. To shake slightly; to push suddenly but slightly, so as to cause to shake or totter; to jostle; to jog. [1913 Webster] 2. (Arch.) To… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • joggle — I. verb (joggled; joggling) Etymology: frequentative of 1jog Date: 1513 transitive verb to shake slightly intransitive verb to move shakily or jerkily • joggler noun II …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Clinker (boat building) — A Viking longship, displaying the overlapping planks that characterize clinker construction. Clinker building is a method of constructing hulls of boats and ships by fixing wooden planks and, in the early nineteenth century, iron plates to each… …   Wikipedia

  • Joggling — [ right|thumb|180px|Guinness World Record holder Owen Morse joggling during a training session at University of California, Irvine, in 1988] Joggling is a portmanteau word that describes juggling while jogging. People who joggle are called… …   Wikipedia

  • joggle — joggler, n. /jog euhl/, v., joggled, joggling, n. v.t. 1. to shake slightly; move to and fro, as by repeated jerks; jiggle: She joggled the key in the lock a couple of times before getting the door open. 2. to cause to shake or totter as by a… …   Universalium

  • joggle — UK [ˈdʒɒɡ(ə)l] / US [ˈdʒɑɡ(ə)l] verb [intransitive/transitive] Word forms joggle : present tense I/you/we/they joggle he/she/it joggles present participle joggling past tense joggled past participle joggled informal to move in different… …   English dictionary

  • joggle — joggle1 [jäg′əl] vt., vi. joggled, joggling [freq. of JOG1] to shake or jolt slightly n. a slight jolt joggle2 [jäg′əl] n. [< JOG2] …   English World dictionary

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