Jingle-jangle



adjective

In poor condition; ramshackle: driving down to Big Sur in their funky bus or some jingle-jangle car (1970s+)

noun

(also jing) Money; coins: I’ve got some jingle-jangle in my jeans/ A lot of bars have fundraisers and donate a big chunk of their jing to AIDS groups (1950s+)

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