jingle jingle  /ˈdʒɪŋ ɡəl/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a metallic sound
  2. (n) a comic verse of irregular measure
  3. (v) make a sound typical of metallic objects

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Set to an up tempo, the jingle will air nearly every hour during prime time on NBC for eight days.
  2. In a past life, O'Donnell wrote the We Are Flintstones Kids vitamin jingle.
  3. The jingle is actually a re-recording of a 1980s song of the same name by British new-wave band the Fixx.

News

  • Is John Mayer's New Song 'Paper Doll' About Taylor Swift?

    John Mayer and Taylor Swift perform onstage during Z100's Jingle Ball 2009 at Madison Square Garden on December 11, 2009 in New York City. (Getty Images) more pics » This week, John Mayer released a new song, "Paper Doll," and it didn't take long for fans to note some interesting allusions. There are a couple of lyrics that seem to suggest that Mayer is pulling a Taylor Swift on Taylor Swift — a ...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Zimbio

Quotes

  1. "I completely agree, because it's not about people like me and Leo," said Winslet, who earned two SAG nominations, for "Revolutionary Road" and "The Reader." "It's about people who do the voice-over jingle for the commercial and the guys who...
    on Dec 18, 2008 By: Kate Winslet Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "At the end of the day, I'm excited about the hockey and the players, they are the show," MacLean said. "And we're a big part of it, make no mistake. It's like 'Cheers' the jingle. Would that jingle have been great without great performances...
    on Oct 3, 2008 By: Ron MacLean Source: Metro Canada - Calgary

  3. "The creativity and talent demonstrated in today's top five performances was incredible," said DioGuardi. "The Folgers Jingle is classic and I'm honored to now be a part of its history and witness the next generation of talented musicians to...
    on Jun 4, 2010 By: Kara DioGuardi Source: PR Newswire (press release)

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