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Date: 1800-1900
Origin: JIG2

jiggle

verb
     
jig‧gle [intransitive and transitive]
to make something move from side to side or up and down with short quick movements, or to move like this:
She jiggled the handle of the pram to make the baby stop crying.
'Wake up,' he said, jiggling up and down on the bed.

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