jingling

[ UK /d‍ʒˈɪŋɡəlɪŋ/ ]
ADJECTIVE
  1. having a series of high-pitched ringing sounds like many small bells
    jingling sleigh bells
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How To Use jingling In A Sentence

  • And when they turned in the drive and Teddy and Hal walked off to the barn, the sleighbells jingling like Christmas chimes in the air, they shouted "hooray" again, one and all. Half-Past Seven Stories
  • Mr. Trancas was still outside the house whistling happily, bur his footsteps had stopped, and Lenny could h, ear keys jingling. THE TEACHER
  • In the meantime, he tries quintain, a kind of jousting on foot, stoolball, dating from the 15th century and still played today, and jingling, where a man wearing bells is chased by a group of blindfolded women. Telegraph.co.uk: news, business, sport, the Daily Telegraph newspaper, Sunday Telegraph
  • He read aloud the jingling epistle to his own great-great-grandfather, which, like the rest, concludes with a broad hint, that as the author had neither lands nor flocks -- "no estate left except his designation" -- the more fortunate kinsman who enjoyed, like Jason of old, a fair share of _fleeces_, might do worse than bestow on him some of King James's _broad pieces_. Memoirs of the Life of Sir Walter Scott, Volume I (of 10)
  • She readjusted her jingling belled hat.
  • Then, when the wool was wetted, or when some other teams behind disputed the right of way in lurid terms which Lady Bridget was now beginning to accept as inevitably concomitant with bullocks, the first dray would proceed, all the cattle bells jingling and making, in the distance, not unpleasant music. Lady Bridget in the Never-Never Land
  • Hearing her earrings jingling, I easily pictured her nodding like a lapdog.
  • The keys were jingling in his pocket
  • He picked up his ring of keys and sorted through them, searching to the sound of jingling metal.
  • The jingling of bicycle bells vibrated in his ears.
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