Definition of Jinglet
1. a clapper on a sleigh-bell [n -S]
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Literary usage of Jinglet
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1. School Devices: A Book of Ways and Suggestions for Teachers by Edward Richard Shaw, Webb Donnell (1886)
"Below are given excerpts to show what is meant: HOW THE jinglet GETS INSIDE. ... In making the bell this jinglet is put inside a little ball of mud, ..."
2. Catalogue of the Library of the Boston Athenaeum by Charles Ammi Cutter, Boston Athenaeum (1874)
"Dublin, 1763. 8". Compleat tutor for the violin. London, nd 8". (W 26) Complete jingleT. >W Walton, ,1. Complete family brewer. ..."
3. History of the Town of Hamden, Connecticut: With an Account of the by William Phipps Blake (1888)
"These cores are made in a core mould, and at same time the jinglet is put in the core and after the bells are cast the core is rapped out. ..."
4. Vulgar errors, ancient and modern, attributed as imports to the proper names by Gilbert Dyer (1816)
"... we are forever hunting the ridiculous jinglet of languages: Jingles which bear neither reference to our lands, nor relation to their features. ..."
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