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whips and jingles

Withdrawal from alcohol or drugs. The whips and jingles can be agonizing. Hope you never have to experience them.
See also: and, jingle, whip


1. n. a buzz or tingle from alcohol. This stuff gives me a little jingle, but that’s all.
2. n. a drinking bout. The guys planned a big jingle for Friday.
3. n. a call on the telephone. (see also buzz.) Give me a jingle when you get into town.


mod. alcohol intoxicated. She was a little jingled, but not worse than that.
See also: jingle
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THE man who composed the crazily catchy jingle for the 1980s Shake n' Vac TV advert has died aged 78.
FILSCAP lamented that while very many political candidates are now aware that they need to secure a license if they change the lyrics of a song to make campaign jingle, most of the political candidates are still not aware that a license must also be secured if copyrighted music will be played as background or entertainment music during a campaign event.
Originally, all jingle dresses were decorated with cones made of tin (specifically tobacco can lids) and are now manufactured specifically for the purpose of jingle making and available in various metal finishes like silver, gold (as with this dress) and copper color.
The Jingles handed over the cash at the hospital on Tuesday night.
The Clear shampoo jingle seems to be the only experiment that has gone slightly right.
Once inside, the Jingles began to render a set of well-rehearsed carols.
Chris Moyles recognised the value of jingles, even if his approach was to parody them with examples such as "the cheesy song".
My son gets irritated when my phone rings but I ask him to understand the meaning of the jingle and not to go for the music."
Helen, whose three-yearold daughter attends the sessions, runs Jo Jingles classes in Heaton, Gosforth, Newcastle and parts of Northumberland.
For more information on the Jingles the Elf set ($24.95) and The Giving Jar ($15.95), visit www.doodots.com.
One said: "He really took the p*** out of Radio Scotland and its jingles. It's not really on.You'd expect a bit more respect from someone with a flagship show."
The first distinctive sound from the Pearl Jingle cajon is produced with both sets of jingles off.
With such a strong musical background, perhaps it comes as no surprise that she recently opened her own radio jingle recording business called Pee Bee Jingles.
STAND by for Jingles, from the people that brought you Are You Smarter Than A 10 Year Old?
Some pop songs are based loosely around the pentatonic scale but don't follow it so closely, according to the Jo Jingles study, and don't generate the same innate response in youngsters.