(noun, verb)


1. a slight irregular shaking motion

Similar word(s): joggle

Definition categories: act, shaking

Sentences with jiggle as a noun:

- Give the key a jiggle and see if it opens.


1. move to and fro

- Don't jiggle your finger while the nurse is putting on the bandage!

Similar word(s): joggle, wiggle

Definition categories: motion, agitate, shake

Sentences with jiggle as a verb:

- Jiggle the handle and see if the water stops.

- The jelly jiggled in the bowl for a few moments after it was set down.