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jingle

Saltos de línea: jin¦gle
Pronunciación: /ˈdʒɪŋɡ(ə)l
 
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Definición de jingle en inglés:

sustantivo

1A light ringing sound such as that made by metal objects being shaken together: the jingle of a bridle
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • All this happened at a time when other High Street retailers have been listening to the satisfying jingles of ringing cash registers.
  • Leaning back slightly, he felt the porcelain gun on the inside of his coat, rubbing against his side, and the light jingle of a jar of pills.
  • She pushed past him and the bell gave a light jingle once more.
Sinónimos
2A short slogan, verse, or tune designed to be easily remembered, especially as used in advertising: he makes up advertising jingles
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • An appropriate gift for the people of Taiwan, a ‘gift that goes on giving’ as the advertising jingle says, would be a true bill of rights.
  • They drive SUVs and talk in advertising jingles.
  • You can read about the escapade, with annoying advertising jingle here.
Sinónimos
slogan, catchline, catchphrase;
ditty, song, rhyme, tune, verse;
limerick, piece of doggerel;
North American tag line
3 (also jingle shell) A bivalve mollusc with a fragile, slightly translucent shell.
  • Family Anomidae: Anomia and other genera
Example sentences
  • Where space permits, oysters and jingle shells sometimes anchor themselves to the horseshoe crab.

verbo

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1Make or cause to make a light metallic ringing sound: [no object]: her bracelets were jingling [with object]: he jingled the coins in his purse
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • They walked down to the car that way, Aaron's keys jingling in his pocket.
  • Eva stood, flinging her arms up in the air, her bracelets jingling like tiny silver bells.
  • The group of sleigh bells hung above the door jingled merrily as Wendy and Samantha entered the general store.
Sinónimos
1.1 [no object] (Of writing) be full of alliteration or rhymes.

Origen

late Middle English: imitative.

Derivados

jingler

1
sustantivo
Example sentences
  • What made them wake up one day and say to their fellow advertising executives, ‘Fire the jinglers and get some of those guys in accounting to take their places?’

jingly

2
adjetivo
Example sentences
  • I mean, with all this jingly jangly jewel stuff in our pockets, we'd make a lot of noise, even swimming in the moat.
  • The jingly sound it makes brings back some painful memories for the crazy killer.
  • This book is beautifully presented and tied with a red ribbon complete with jingly bell.

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