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  • n. A jangle, the sounds of a jangle.
  • v. Present participle of jangle.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Producing discordant sounds.
  • n. Idle babbling; vain disputation.
  • n. Wrangling; altercation.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. like the discordant ringing of nonmusical metallic objects striking together

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  • She can keep nothing from her daughter, though they are always jangling.

    Lovelace to Belford, Clarissa by Samuel Richardson

    December 10, 2007