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jiggle

jig·gle

jiggle

 
pronunciation:
jI gl
parts of speech:
transitive verb & intransitive verb, noun
part of speech: transitive verb & intransitive verb
inflections: jiggled, jiggles, jiggling
definition: to move or cause to move jerkily up and down or back and forth.
The earthquake jiggled the glasses on the shelf.
synonyms:
shake
similar words:
agitate, joggle, jounce, rattle, rock, wiggle
 
part of speech: noun
definition: a jerky up-and-down or back-and-forth movement.
similar words:
joggle, shake, wiggle
derivation: jiggly (adj.)