[ mig-uh l ]
/ ˈmɪg əl /


a playing marble, especially one that is not used as a shooter.
miggles, (used with a singular verb) the game of marbles.

Nearby words

  1. miffy,
  2. mifune,
  3. mifune, toshiro,
  4. mig,
  5. mig welding,
  6. might,
  7. might and main, with,
  8. might makes right,
  9. mightily,
  10. mightiness

Origin of miggle

1890–95, Americanism; perhaps mig + (marb)le

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Examples from the Web for miggle

  • Ruthie ran to the desk and gathered together the six blades and the “miggle feather.”

    Tommy Tregennis|Mary Elizabeth Phillips
  • He was eager, too, to see whether the other miggle things had grown into flowers in his absence.

    Tommy Tregennis|Mary Elizabeth Phillips