jangle

US [ˈdʒæŋɡ(ə)l]
UK ['dʒæŋɡ(ə)l]
  • v.(使)发出金属撞击声;烦扰(神经);(使)烦躁不安
  • n.金属撞击声;丁零当啷的刺耳声
  • Web发出刺耳的声音;吵架;发出刺耳声
Simple Present:jangles  Present Participle:jangling  Past Tense:jangled  
jangle
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v.
1.
[i][t]
(使)发出金属撞击声,发出丁零当啷的刺耳声to make an unpleasant sound, like two pieces of metal hitting each other; to make sth do this
The shop bell jangled loudly.
商店的钟发出丁零当啷的巨大响声。
He jangled the keys in his pocket.
他把兜里的钥匙弄得丁零当啷乱响。
2.
[i][t]
~ (sth)
刺激,烦扰(神经);(使)烦躁不安if your nervesjangle , or if sb/sthjangles them, you feel anxious or upset
She was suddenly wide awake, her nerves jangling.
她突然间清醒过来,神经焦躁不安。
n.
1.
[ususing]
金属撞击声;丁零当啷的刺耳声a hard noise like that of metal hitting metal

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