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verb jangle pronunciation in British English /ˈdʒæŋɡ(ə)l/
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present tense
present participlejangling
past tensejangled
past participlejangled

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  1. 1
    [intransitive/transitive] to make a noise by hitting small metal objects against each other
  2. 2
    [transitive] if something jangles someone’s nerves, it makes them feel very nervous

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the practice of giving birth in the presence of several friends and relatives

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