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chink2

chink2

 
pronunciation:
chIngk
parts of speech:
transitive verb & intransitive verb, noun
part of speech: transitive verb & intransitive verb
inflections: chinked, chinking, chinks
definition: to make or cause to make a sharp, chimelike sound, as of two pieces of metal or glass striking together.
synonyms:
clang, clink
similar words:
clack, clangor, clank, ring
 
part of speech: noun
definition: a chinking sound.
the chink of coins dropping into a glass jar
synonyms:
clang, clink
similar words:
clack, clangor, clank, ring