Definition of 'clank'
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As if in mocking comment, from the town behind came the klaxon of a train, then the rumble and clank of wagons passing over the bridge. LOOKING FOR THE SPARK (1977)Beside him was a carelessly loaded dishwasher that was rattling and going clank, clank, clank. ROSES ARE FOR THE RICH (1977)
Mary went to a speaking tube by the lift and, after much rumbling and another clank, a pot of marmalade arrived. CHARMED LIFE (1977)
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