verb (used with object), jog·gled, jog·gling.
verb (used without object), jog·gled, jog·gling.
Origin of joggle
Related Words for joggleshimmy, wiggle, twitch, fidget, shove, whack, bounce, shake, scramble, hustle, disturb, rattle, convulse, swing, upset, jolt, roil, wave, shudder, rock
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Historical Examples of joggle
His only reply was to joggle her arm when she reached for the cake.The Court of Boyville
William Allen White
Jerry would not have missed one joggle or sway of that ride for worlds.The Circus Comes to Town
They make me want to joggle their elbows and force them to spill their wine.The American
Joggle, jog′l, n. a notch in joints adapted in fitting stones or pieces of timber together to keep them from sliding.
Because sometimes I feel that I'd like to give you a good shaking, just to joggle you out of your shell for a few minutes.The Silver Poppy
Word Origin for joggle
1510s, apparently a frequentative of jog, though attested earlier than it. Related: Joggled; joggling. Carpentry sense is from 1703, of unknown origin. As a noun from 1727.