English version

jangle

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishjanglejan‧gle /ˈdʒæŋɡəl/ verb [intransitive, transitive] 🔊 🔊 1 SOUNDif metal objects jangle, or if you jangle them, they make a sound when they hit each other 🔊 Her bracelets jangled on her wrist. 🔊 Dev jangled his car keys.2 NERVOUSif your nerves jangle, or if something jangles your nerves, you feel nervous or upset 🔊 The harsh sound jangled his nerves.jangle noun [singular]→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
jangleHe pulled on a metal bell handle and heard the bell jangle.Inside were a number of wire coathangers that jangled every time anyone moved around the caravan.She considered, trying to ignore the jangling hangers, with their cold, quick touch.The volley of arrows was thin and broken, its unevenness jangling in his nerves even before his senses recorded it.He was talking so fast, and his nerves were so jangled, it seemed clear that something was up.It can still pull us out to the edge of our seats, nerves jangling, stomach in knots.He kept jangling the coins in his pocket
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Verb table
jangle
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyjangle
he, she, itjangles
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyjangled
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave jangled
he, she, ithas jangled
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad jangled
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill jangle
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have jangled
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam jangling
he, she, itis jangling
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you, we, theyare jangling
Past
I, he, she, itwas jangling
you, we, theywere jangling
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been jangling
he, she, ithas been jangling
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been jangling
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be jangling
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been jangling
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