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English definition of “chink”

chink

noun [C usually singular] (SOUND)    /tʃɪŋk/
a light ringing sound: On a hot day it's lovely to hear the chink of ice in a glass. → Synonym clink nounSounds made by objects, movement or impact
(Definition of chink noun (SOUND) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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