Adjective "Jangly" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Jangly


    Definition:

    1. to produce a harsh, discordant sound, as two comparatively small, thin, or hollow pieces of metal hitting together: The charms on her bracelet jangle as she moves.

    2. to speak angrily; wrangle. verb (used with object), jangled, jangling.

    3. to cause to make a harsh, discordant, usually metallic sound: He jangled the pots and pans.

    4. to cause to become irritated or upset: The loud noise of the motors jangled his nerves. noun

    5. a

    Origin:
    jangle

    Examples:

    "songs can be jangly."

    "assaults can be jangly."

    "organizations can be jangly."

    "boots can be jangly."