Definition of Jirble

1. to pour unsteadily [v JIRBLED, JIRBLING, JIRBLES]



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Jirble

jint
jinx
jinxed
jinxes
jinxing
jip
jipijapa
jipijapas
jippa jappa
jippa jappas
jipped
jipping
jipyapa
jipyapas
jiqui
jirble (current term)
jirbled
jirbles
jirbling
jird
jirds
jirga
jirgas
jirkinet
jirkinets
jisms
jissom
jissoms
jist

Literary usage of Jirble

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1. An Etymological Dictionary of the Scottish Language ...: To which is by John Jamieson (1880)
"V. jirble, r. To JAK, rn To trifle, to spend one's time idly, voi. it The term U probably used in this tense, in the following passage ..."

2. A Dictionary of Archaic and Provincial Words, Obsolete Phrases, Proverbs by James Orchard Halliwell-Phillipps (1850)
"(2) To be very gay and thoughtless. North. JINKED. Said of an animal hurt in the loin or hack. East. JINNY-SPINNER. The crane-fly. North. jirble. To jumble. ..."

3. Northumberland Words by Richard Oliver Heslop, Harry Haldane, Oliver Heslop (1894)
"JINK, a slip, an escape. The sound of any metallic substance when struck. JINK, to clink. " They jinked thor glasses." jirble, to jumble. ..."

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