Make or cause to make a light, ringing sound.
Early 17th century: probably imitative.
- The coins jingled in his pocket as he walked.
- The keys jingled as she fished them out of her purse.
- The horse-drawn carriage jingled down the street.
- The Christmas bell jingled merrily in the wind.
- The jingling of the bells announced the arrival of Santa Claus.
Some random words: friable, dubious, deployment