Examples of jiggle in a Sentence
Try to avoid jiggling the camera.
His belly jiggled like a bowlful of jelly.
Recent Examples of jiggle from the Web
There’s no lever-jiggling or button-pushing on The Pacific, the first task chair from British designers Edward Barber and Jay Osgerby.
The video shows multiple individuals darting in and out of a minivan and jiggling door handles, as the minivan proceeds down the darkened street.
Their uniform is the blue mechanic’s overall, their keys jiggling from their belts as status symbols.
It is outfitted with microphones that pick up a baby’s cries and respond accordingly, switching to a fast jiggling motion and louder white noise when baby is upset, then slowing to a gentle swing when baby falls asleep again.
And if that seems too rapid, third and fourth techniques just kind of jiggle the lock open.
The interior camera — trained at glass doors in a walkout basement — shows the man jiggling a door knob and peering in.
The gravitational ripples washed over Earth and ever so slightly jiggled identical sets of lasers and mirrors built in Hanford, Washington, and Livingston, Louisiana.
After a journey lasting 3 billion years, that is to say, a quarter of the age of the universe, those waves started jiggling LIGO’s mirrors back and forth by a fraction of an atomic diameter 20 times a second.
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Origin and Etymology of jiggle
frequentative of 2jig
First Known Use: 1836See Words from the same year
JIGGLE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of jiggle for English Language Learners
: to move or cause (something) to move with quick, short movements up and down or side to side
JIGGLE Defined for Kids
Definition of jiggle for Students
: to move or cause to move with quick little jerks Try not to jiggle the camera.
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