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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 jan·gle /ˈʤæŋgəl/
 (vi.)(vt.)吵架,(使)發出刺耳聲吵嚷,刺耳聲,空談

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Jan·gle v. i.  [imp. & p. p. Jangled p. pr. & vb. n. Jangling ]
 1.  To sound harshly or discordantly, as bells out of tune.
 2.  To talk idly; to prate; to babble; to chatter; to gossip. “Thou janglest as a jay.”
 3.  To quarrel in words; to altercate; to wrangle.
    Good wits will be jangling; but, gentles, agree.   --Shak.
    Prussian Trenck . . . jargons and jangles in an unmelodious manner.   --Carlyle.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Jan·gle, v. t. To cause to sound harshly or inharmoniously; to produce discordant sounds with.
    Like sweet bells jangled, out of tune, and harsh.   --Shak.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Jan·gle, n.
 1.  Idle talk; prate; chatter; babble.
 2.  Discordant sound; wrangling.
    The musical jangle of sleigh bells.   --Longfellow.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 jangle
      n : a metallic sound; "the jingle of coins"; "the jangle of
          spurs" [syn: jingle]
      v : make a sound typical of metallic objects; "The keys were
          jingling in his pocket" [syn: jingle, jingle-jangle]