Jingle Jin"gle, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Jingled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Jingling}.] To cause to give a sharp metallic sound as a little bell, or as coins shaken together; to tinkle. [1913 Webster]

The bells she jingled, and the whistle blew. --Pope. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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