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jiggle

verb [I or T] uk   /ˈdʒɪɡ.l̩/ us  
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] uk   us  
If the radio doesn't work, just give it a quick jiggle.Making short, sudden movements
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