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clack

clack

 
pronunciation:
klaek
parts of speech:
intransitive verb, transitive verb, noun
part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: clacked, clacking, clacks
definition 1: to make a short, sharp sound or sounds such as are made by striking two hard objects together.
definition 2: to speak rapidly or incessantly, esp. of unimportant matters; chatter.
similar words:
chatter
definition 3: to cluck or cackle in the manner of a hen.
 
part of speech: transitive verb
definition 1: to say with a clacking sound.
He clacked his instructions.
definition 2: to cause to make a clacking sound.
She clacked the door shut.
similar words:
snap
 
part of speech: noun
definition 1: the sound of a clack.
the clack of a typewriter
similar words:
click
definition 2: something that emits clacking sounds.
definition 3: rapid, prolonged, or unimportant talk; chatter.
derivation: clacker (n.)