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verb juggle pronunciation in British English /ˈdʒʌɡ(ə)l/
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present tense
I/you/we/theyjuggle
he/she/itjuggles
present participlejuggling
past tensejuggled
past participlejuggled
  1. 2
    [transitive] to try to balance several things that you are holding without dropping any of them
    She was juggling a glass of champagne and two plates of food.
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  2. 3
    [transitive] to try to do several important things at the same time, especially when this is difficult
    the pressures of juggling a career and children
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  3. 4
    [transitive] to change the way that things are done, in order to achieve what you want
    After juggling our schedules around, we’ve managed to arrange a meeting.
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  4. 5
    [transitive] to organize how you spend any money available so that you can find the money that you need to do different things
    It’s a matter of juggling income and expenditure.

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juggler

 juggle pronunciation in British English noun [countable]
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singularjuggler
pluraljugglers
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