Jangle is a related term of jingle.
As verbs the difference between jangle and jingle
is that jangle
is to make a rattling metallic sound while jingle
is to make a noise of metal or glass clattering against itself.
As nouns the difference between jangle and jingle
is that jangle
is a rattling metallic sound while jingle
is the sound of metal or glass clattering against itself.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
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
The sound of metal or glass clattering against itself.
A short tune or verse, especially one used to advertise something.
- He heard the jingle of her keys in the door and turned off the screen.
, date=June 3
, author=Nathan Rabin
, title=TV: Review: THE SIMPSONS (CLASSIC): “Mr. Plow” (season 4, episode 9; originally aired 11/19/1992)
, passage=The best of friends become the worst of enemies when Barney makes a hilarious attack ad where he viciously pummels a cardboard cut-out of Homer before special guest star Linda Ronstadt joins the fun to both continue the attack on the helpless Homer stand-in and croon a slanderously accurate, insanely catchy jingle
about how “Mr. Plow is a loser/And I think he is a boozer.” }}
A carriage drawn by horses.
To make a noise of metal or glass clattering against itself.
To cause to make a noise of metal or glass clattering against itself.
- The beads jingled as she walked.
(dated) To rhyme or sound with a jingling effect.
- She jingled the beads as she walked.
- Jingling street ballads.
* jingle bell