twangle

verb
twan·​gle | \ ˈtwaŋgəl, -aiŋ- \
twangled; twangled; twangling\ -​g(ə)liŋ \; twangles

Definition of twangle

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: twang held the strands on either side so that the snapped ends could not twangle as they broke loose— John Brophy

twangle

noun
\ " \
plural -s

Definition of twangle (Entry 2 of 2)

: a twanging sound the spinet player … was playing twangles on his keyboard— Christopher Morley

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Verb

frequentative of twang entry 2

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“Twangle.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/twangle. Accessed 25 Jun. 2021.

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