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jiggle

verb

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1 to make a series of small irregular or violent movements
  • the gelatin salad continued to jiggle after she set it on the table

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2 to make jerky or restless movements
  • the applicant's knees constantly jiggled, betraying her nervousness

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jiggle

noun

Synonyms of jiggle (Entry 2 of 2)

as in shake, shiver

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The first known use of jiggle was in 1836

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“Jiggle.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/jiggle. Accessed 5 Aug. 2020.

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