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Joggle   Listen
verb
Joggle  v. t.  (past & past part. joggled; pres. part. joggling)  
1.
To shake slightly; to push suddenly but slightly, so as to cause to shake or totter; to jostle; to jog.
2.
(Arch.) To join by means of joggles, so as to prevent sliding apart; sometimes, loosely, to dowel. "The struts of a roof are joggled into the truss posts."






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"Joggle" Quotes from Famous Books



... forward and peered into the shadow. He was standing close above the manhole, and to the confusion of all his senses he saw the cover of the manhole lift itself up; saw the rim of it rise two, three inches, saw and heard it joggle back into its socket. ...
— True Tilda • Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch



Words linked to "Joggle" :   secure, waggle, holdfast, agitate, wiggle, dowel, fastening, fix, jiggle, dowel pin, shaking, fastener, wag, fixing, shake



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