Meaning of "jingle" in Essential American English Dictionary


verb us /ˈdʒɪŋ·ɡəl/ (present participle jingling, past tense and past participle jingled)

to make repeated, gentle ringing sounds, or to cause metal objects to make these sounds:

a pocket full of jingling coins
He jingled the coins in his pocket.

(Definition of “jingle” from the Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)