What does jiggle mean?

Definitions for jiggle
ˈdʒɪg əljig·gle

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. joggle, jiggleverb

    a slight irregular shaking motion

  2. jiggle, joggle, wiggleverb

    move to and fro

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


  1. jigglenoun

    a weak, shaking movement.

    Give the key a jiggle and see if it opens.

  2. jiggleverb

    To shake something gently; to rattle or wiggle.

    Jiggle the handle and see if the water stops.

  3. jiggleverb

    To shake, rattle, or wiggle.

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


  1. jiggle

    Jiggle typically refers to the act of moving quickly up and down or from side to side in a short, unsteady manner. It can describe the movement of various things - from parts of the body to any loose or light items. It is often a repeated, somewhat rhythmic motion.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Jiggleverb

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

  2. Etymology: [Freq. of jig.]

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  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

Examples of jiggle in a Sentence

  1. Elvis Presley:

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

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