Definitions for jingly
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
jin•gleˈdʒɪŋ gəl(v.; n.)-gled, -gling
(v.i.)to make clinking or tinkling sounds:
to move or proceed with such sounds.
to sound or rhyme in a light, repetitious manner.
(v.t.)to cause to jingle.
(n.)a tinkling or clinking sound.
something that makes such a sound.
a catchy succession of repetitious sounds, as in verse.
a piece of verse or a short song with these catchy sounds, usu. of a light or humorous character:
an advertising jingle.
Irish Eng. and Australian. a two-wheeled carriage used as a hackney coach.
Origin of jingle:
1350–1400; ME gynglen, appar. imit.; cf. D jengelen; see -le
having a series of high-pitched ringing sounds like many small bells
"jingling sleigh bells"
that jingles, having a jingling sound.
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