from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To shake or jar slightly.
- intransitive v. To move with a shaking or lightly jolting motion.
- n. A shaking or lightly jolting motion.
- n. A joint between two pieces of building material formed by a notch and a fitted projection.
- n. The notch or the projecting piece used in such a joint.
- transitive v. To join or attach by means of a joggle.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. To shake slightly; to push suddenly but slightly, so as to cause to shake or totter; to jostle; to jog.
- v. To jog or run while juggling.
- n. A step formed in material by two adjacent reverse bends.
- n. A notch or tooth in the joining surface of any piece of building material to prevent slipping.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A notch or tooth in the joining surface of any piece of building material to prevent slipping; sometimes, but incorrectly, applied to a separate piece fitted into two adjacent stones, or the like.
- intransitive v. To shake or totter; to slip out of place.
- transitive v. To shake slightly; to push suddenly but slightly, so as to cause to shake or totter; to jostle; to jog.
- transitive v. To join by means of joggles, so as to prevent sliding apart; sometimes, loosely, to dowel.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To shake slightly; give a sudden but slight push; jolt; jostle.
- In carp, and masonry, to fit together, as timbers or stonework, with notches and projections, or with notches and keys, to prevent the slipping of parts upon one another.
- To move irregularly; have a jogging or jolting motion; shake.
- In iron ship-building, to make a joggle in (a plate or bar).
- n. A jolt; a jog.
- n. In carpentry, a stub-tenon on the end of a post or piece of timber, which prevents the timber or post from moving laterally. Also joggle-joint.
- n. In carp, and masonry, a notch in a piece of timber or stone, into which is fitted a projection upon a corresponding piece or counterpart, or a key also engaging a notch in a corresponding piece or counterpart, to prevent one piece from slipping on the other.
- n. In mech.:
- n. A pin or tenon projecting from a casting to hold it when set in place.
- n. A raised rib or ridge on which rests a plummer-block or other bearing.
- n. In iron ship-building, a setting back of part of a plate or of a bar to obtain a flush surface where other parts cross, or to enable it to fit around a projection, as a butt-strap.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a fastener that is inserted into holes in two adjacent pieces and holds them together
- v. move to and fro
- v. fasten or join with a joggle
- n. a slight irregular shaking motion
STUB OR STUMP TENON (Fig. 128; also occasionally called a joggle tenon).
When you have something on your mind you always take up a spoon of coffee, and look at it, and kind of joggle it back and forth in the spoon, and then dribble it back into the cup again, without once tasting it.
uncomfortable scene grows uglier as a series of young women take to a bed and strip off their bras to "joggle" their breasts before a throng of men.
His hands fluttered in excited emphasis and I watched the flab on his upper arms jiggle and joggle as he accentuated critical points.
They jostle and joggle while seated on the “train” and respond to the brakes in the “car.”
He didn't put his name on that ballot because they broke the rules, without these rules states will joggle for position each year and even more chaos will ensue.
They run a few steps, stumble, their necks joggle, side to side, like a toy on a spring.
We might joggle your poor elbow when you want a simple line, so your steady, careful fence comes out as straight as tangled twine
Her mother, she confided, "does not care for thought," and although her father has bought her many books, he "begs me not to read them -- because he fears they joggle the Mind."
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