Jangle is a related term of controversy.
As nouns the difference between jangle and controversy
is that jangle
is a rattling metallic sound while controversy
is a debate, discussion of opposing opinions; strife.
As a verb jangle
is to make a rattling metallic sound.
To make a rattling metallic sound.
To cause something to make a rattling metallic sound.
- Like sweet bells jangled , out of tune, and harsh.
To quarrel in words; to wrangle.
- The sound from the next apartment jangled my nerves.
- Good wits will be jangling ; but, gentles, agree.
- Prussian Trenck jargons and jangles in an unmelodious manner.
A rattling metallic sound.
(obsolete) Idle talk; prate; chatter; babble.
- the musical jangle of sleigh bells
* somewhat harsher than jingle
A debate, discussion of opposing opinions; strife.
, date=October 1
, author=Phil McNulty
, title=Everton 0 - 2 Liverpool
, work=BBC Sport
, passage=The game was engulfed in controversy when Rodwell appeared to win the ball cleanly in a midfield challenge with Suarez. The tackle drew an angry response from Liverpool's players- Lucas in particular as Suarez writhed in agony - but it was an obvious injustice when the England Under-21 midfielder was shown the red card.}}
* See also