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jangle   
      

It Has 6 letters ( j a n g l e )         2 vowels ( a e )         4 consonants ( j n g l )         Word on the contrary elgnaj

Which the Definition/Meaning of jangle in categoryENGLISH - USAGE NOTES
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English - Usage Notes

* somewhat harsher than jingle

Which the Definition/Meaning of jangle in categoryENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY
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English - Etymology

Middle English _janglen_ (“to talk excessively, chatter, talk idly”), from Old French _jangler_ (“to chatter, gossip, bawl, argue noisily”), perhaps from Frankish *_jangelon_ (“to jeer”) (compare Middle Dutch _jangelen_ (“to whine”)).

Middle English janglen (“to talk excessively, chatter, talk idly”), from Old French jangler (“to chatter, gossip, bawl, argue noisily”), perhaps from Frankish *jangelon (“to jeer”) (compare Middle Dutch jangelen (“to whine”)).

Which the Definition/Meaning of jangle in categoryENGLISH - PRONUNCIATION
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English - Pronunciation

* IPA(key): /ˈdʒæŋ.ɡəl/ * (also) (US) IPA(key): /ˈdʒeɪŋ.ɡəl/ * Rhymes: -æŋɡəl

  • IPA(key): /ˈdʒæŋ.ɡəl/
  • (also) (US) IPA(key): /ˈdʒeɪŋ.ɡəl/
  • Rhymes: -æŋɡəl

Which the Definition/Meaning of jangle in categoryENGLISH - VERB
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English - Verb

JANGLE (_third-person singular simple present_ JANGLES, _present participle_ JANGLING, _simple past and past participle_ JANGLED) * (intransitive) To make a rattling metallic sound. * (transitive) To cause something to make a rattling metallic sound. * Shakespeare Like sweet bells JANGLED, out of tune, and harsh. * (transitive) To irritate. _The sound from the next apartment JANGLED my nerves._ * To quarrel in words; to wrangle. * Shakespeare Good wits will be JANGLING; but, gentles, agree. * Carlyle Prussian Trenck […] jargons and JANGLES in an unmelodious manner. TRANSLATIONS

jangle (third-person singular simple present jangles, present participle jangling, simple past and past participle jangled)

  1. (intransitive) To make a rattling metallic sound.
  2. (transitive) To cause something to make a rattling metallic sound.
  3. (transitive) To irritate.
    The sound from the next apartment jangled my nerves.
  4. To quarrel in words; to wrangle.

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Which the Definition/Meaning of jangle in categoryENGLISH - NOUN
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English - Noun

JANGLE (_plural_ JANGLES) * A rattling metallic sound. * Longfellow the musical JANGLE of sleigh bells * (obsolete) Idle talk; prate; chatter; babble. (Can we find and add a quotation of Chaucer to this entry?) TRANSLATIONS

jangle (plural jangles)

  1. A rattling metallic sound.
  2. (obsolete) Idle talk; prate; chatter; babble.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Chaucer to this entry?)

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Which the Definition/Meaning of jangle in categoryENGLISH - RELATED TERMS
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English - Related Terms

* jangly * jingle


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