jangling

  • 1Jangling — Jan gling, a. Producing discordant sounds. A jangling noise. Milton. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2Jangling — Jan gling, n. 1. Idle babbling; vain disputation. [1913 Webster] From which some, having swerved, have turned aside unto vain jangling. 1 Tim. i. 6. [1913 Webster] 2. Wrangling; altercation. Lamb. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 3jangling — index altercation Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 4Jangling — Jangle Jan gle, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Jangled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Jangling}.] [OE. janglen to quarrel, OF. jangler to rail, quarrel; of Dutch or German origin; cf. D. jangelen, janken, to whimper, chide, brawl, quarrel.] [1913 Webster] 1. To sound… …

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  • 5jangling — adjective like the discordant ringing of nonmusical metallic objects striking together (Freq. 2) cowboys with jangling spurs • Syn: ↑jangly • Similar to: ↑cacophonous, ↑cacophonic • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …

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  • 6jangling — Synonyms and related words: ajar, antagonistic, antipathetic, at cross purposes, at loggerheads, at odds, at variance, at war, clashing, conflicting, confused, contradictory, contrary, cranky, cross, differing, disaccordant, disagreeable,… …

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  • 7jangling — adj. jangly, having a metallic sound; making discordant sounds jan·gle || dʒæŋgl n. verbal quarrel; discordant noise; metallic clanging noise; discordance v. quarrel verbally; make discordant sound; make metallic sound; get on someone s… …

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  • 8jangling — n. Wrangling, bickering, quarrelling, altercation, jangle, jar …

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  • 9jangle — [[t]ʤæ̱ŋg(ə)l[/t]] jangles, jangling, jangled 1) V ERG When objects strike against each other and make an unpleasant ringing noise, you can say that they jangle or are jangled. Her bead necklaces and bracelets jangled as she walked... [V n] Jane… …

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  • 10Jangle — Jan gle, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Jangled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Jangling}.] [OE. janglen to quarrel, OF. jangler to rail, quarrel; of Dutch or German origin; cf. D. jangelen, janken, to whimper, chide, brawl, quarrel.] [1913 Webster] 1. To sound harshly …

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  • 11Jangled — Jangle Jan gle, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Jangled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Jangling}.] [OE. janglen to quarrel, OF. jangler to rail, quarrel; of Dutch or German origin; cf. D. jangelen, janken, to whimper, chide, brawl, quarrel.] [1913 Webster] 1. To sound… …

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  • 12jangly — adjective Date: 1892 marked by jangling ; having a jangling quality < jangly earrings > < jangly guitar music > …

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  • 13jangle — I. verb (jangled; jangling) Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French jangler, of Germanic origin; akin to Middle Dutch jangelen to grumble Date: 14th century intransitive verb 1. to talk idly 2. to quarrel verbally 3. to make a harsh or&#8230; …

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  • 14Sistrum — A sistrum (plural: sistrums, sistraCitation | year =1988 | editor last= Stein | editor first= Jess | title = The Random House College Dictionary | place =New York | publisher =Random House | edition=Revised | page=1230 | isbn =0 394 43500 1] ) is …

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  • 15Mr. Tambourine Man (album) — Mr. Tambourine Man Studio album by The Byrds Released June 21, 1965 Recorded January 20 – …

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  • 16English words first attested in Chaucer — Contents 1 Etymology 2 List 2.1 Canterbury Tales General Prologue …

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  • 17grating — Synonyms and related words: abrasion, absonant, ajar, andiron, annoying, antagonistic, antipathetic, arabesque, at cross purposes, at loggerheads, at odds, at variance, at war, atomization, atonal, attrition, basketry, basketwork, beating, bolter …

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  • 18jarring — Synonyms and related words: agitating, ajar, antagonistic, antipathetic, astonishing, at cross purposes, at loggerheads, at odds, at variance, at war, bouncy, breathtaking, bumpy, charged, choppy, clashing, cliff hanging, conflicting, confused,&#8230; …

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  • 19jangle — [c]/ˈdʒæŋgəl / (say jangguhl) verb (jangled, jangling) –verb (i) 1. to sound harshly or discordantly: a jangling noise. –verb (t) 2. to cause to sound harshly or discordantly. 3. to cause to become upset or irritated. –noun 4. a harsh or&#8230; …

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  • 20jangly — adjective like the discordant ringing of nonmusical metallic objects striking together cowboys with jangling spurs • Syn: ↑jangling • Similar to: ↑cacophonous, ↑cacophonic • Derivationally related forms: ↑jangle …

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