jingle

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Pronunciation[change]

  • (UK) IPA: /ˈdʒɪŋg(ə)l/
  • (US) IPA: /ˈjiNGgəl/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: jin‧gle

Noun[change]

Singular
jingle

Plural
jingles

  1. (countable) A jingle is a short tune (usually with lyrics) that is used for advertising purposes.
    I cannot get the jingle for Brewmeister Beer out of my head!

Verb[change]

Plain form
jingle

Third-person singular
jingles

Past tense
jingled

Past participle
jingled

Present participle
jingling

  1. (intransitive) To jingle is when metal or glass clashes together and causes a tinkling sound.
    I heard the keys on his ring jingle as he approached the door.