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jiggle

verb [I or T]     /ˈdʒɪɡ.l̩/
to move from side to side or up and down with quick short movements , or to make something do this: If the door won't open , try jiggling the key in the lock .Making short, sudden movements jiggle     noun [C] If the radio doesn't work , just give it a quick jiggle.Making short, sudden movements
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