Meaning of “jiggle” in the English Dictionary

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"jiggle" in British English

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jiggleverb [ I or T ]

uk /ˈdʒɪɡ.əl/ us /ˈdʒɪɡ.əl/
noun [ C ] uk us

If the radio doesn't work, just give it a quick jiggle.

(Definition of “jiggle” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"jiggle" in American English

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jiggleverb [ I/T ]

us /ˈdʒɪɡ·əl/

to move something or cause something to move from side to side or up and down with quick short movements:

[ T ] If the toilet won’t stop flushing, jiggle the handle.

(Definition of “jiggle” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)