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joggle

verb jog·gle \ ˈjä-gəl \

Definition of joggle

joggled; joggling play \ˈjä-g(ə-)liŋ\
: to shake slightly
: to move shakily or jerkily

joggler

play \ˈjä-g(ə-)lər\ noun

Origin and Etymology of joggle

frequentative of 1jog


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joggle

noun

Definition of joggle

: 2jog 1a

First Known Use of joggle

circa 1727

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joggle

noun

Definition of joggle

1 : a notch or tooth in a joining surface (as of a piece of building material) to prevent slipping
2 : a dowel for joining two adjacent blocks of masonry

Origin and Etymology of joggle

diminutive of 3jog


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joggle

verb

Definition of joggle

joggled; joggling play \ˈjä-g(ə-)liŋ\
: to join by means of a joggle so as to prevent sliding apart

First Known Use of joggle

1820

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JOGGLE Defined for Kids

joggle

verb jog·gle \ ˈjä-gəl \

Definition of joggle for Students

joggled; joggling
: to shake or cause to shake slightly


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