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English noun: joggle

1. joggle (artifact) a fastener that is inserted into holes in two adjacent pieces and holds them together

Synonymsdowel, dowel pin

Broader (hypernym)fastener, fastening, fixing, holdfast

2. joggle (act) a slight irregular shaking motion


Broader (hypernym)shaking

English verb: joggle

1. joggle (motion) move to and fro

SamplesDon't jiggle your finger while the nurse is putting on the bandage!.

Synonymsjiggle, wiggle

Pattern of useSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s.
Somebody ----s something

Broader (hypernym)agitate, shake

Narrower (hyponym)wag, waggle

2. joggle (contact) fasten or join with a joggle

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something

Broader (hypernym)fasten, fix, secure

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