French translation of 'twang'
1. [of string, elastic band, guitar] vibration f
2. [of voice] ton m nasillard
[guitar, string, spring, elastic band] vibrer
[guitar] pincer les cordes de
[elastic band] faire vibrer
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Example Sentences Including 'twang'
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As the story progresses through the twentieth century, so it acquires an American twang.The Times Literary Supplement (2012)
They reappeared halfway over the Atlantic with an American twang.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
His English had a distant American twang.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
The voice on the other end of the line is calm and steady, with an American twang.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
But at least she's kept her nasal twang, eh?The Sun (2006)
After all, those who twang guitars together are soon singing from the same hymn sheet.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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'twang' in Other Languages
British English: twang VERB
If you twang something such as a tight string or elastic band, or if it twangs, it makes a fairly loud, ringing sound because it has been pulled and then released.
...people who sat at the back of class and twanged an elastic band.
Translation of twang from the Collins English to French Dictionary
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