Jiggle - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈdʒɪɡl|  American pronunciation of the word jiggle
Brit.  |ˈdʒɪɡ(ə)l|  British pronunciation of the word jiggle

noun

- a slight irregular shaking motion (syn: joggle)
- move to and fro (syn: joggle, wiggle)
Don't jiggle your finger while the nurse is putting on the bandage!

Examples

Try to avoid jiggling the camera.

His belly jiggled like a bowlful of jelly.

She jiggled the handle of the pram to make the baby stop crying.

'Wake up,' he said, jiggling up and down on the bed.

Don't jiggle your finger while the nurse is putting on the bandage!

Word forms

verb
I/you/we/they: jiggle
he/she/it: jiggles
present participle: jiggling
past tense: jiggled
past participle: jiggled
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