What does jiggle mean?

Definitions for jiggleˈdʒɪg əl

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word jiggle.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. joggle, jiggle(verb)

    a slight irregular shaking motion

  2. jiggle, joggle, wiggle(verb)

    move to and fro

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


  1. jiggle(Noun)

    a weak, shaking movement.

    Give the key a jiggle and see if it opens.

  2. jiggle(Verb)

    To shake something gently; to rattle or wiggle.

    Jiggle the handle and see if the water stops.

  3. jiggle(Verb)

    To shake, rattle, or wiggle.

    The jelly jiggled in the bowl for a few moments after it was set down.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Jiggle(verb)

    to wriggle or frisk about; to move awkwardly; to shake up and down

  2. Origin: [Freq. of jig.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of jiggle in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of jiggle in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Elvis Presley:

    Man, I was tame compared to what they do now, are you kidding ? All that I ever did was just jiggle.

Images & Illustrations of jiggle

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Translations for jiggle

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • zangoloteoSpanish
  • hölskyä, heiluttaa, hyllyä, hytkyttää, heilua, hytkyäFinnish
  • remuer légèrement, ballotterFrench
  • 揺さ振るJapanese
  • трясти, трястисьRussian

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