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1 [in singular] a light ringing sound such as that made by metal objects being shaken together. 2a short slogan, verse, or tune designed to be easily remembered, especially as used in advertising. 3 (also jingle shell) a bivalve mollusk with a fragile, slightly translucent shell, the lower valve of which has a hole through which pass byssus threads for anchorage.
- Family Anomidae: Anomia and other genera
make or cause to make a light metallic ringing sound: [no object]:her bracelets were jingling [with object]:he jingled the coins in his pocket [no object] (of writing) be full of alliteration or rhymes.