Meaning of “jangle” - Learner’s Dictionary


verb [ I, T ] us uk /ˈdʒæŋɡl/

If small metal objects jangle, they hit together making a ringing noise, and if you jangle them, you make them make this noise:

He was jangling his keys.
jangle noun [ C ]

(Definition of “jangle” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)