Meaning of “chink” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of “chink” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"chink" in American English

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chinknoun

us /tʃɪŋk/

chink noun (CRACK)

[ C ] a narrow crack or opening:

Weeds were growing from a chink in the sidewalk.

chink noun (SOUND)

[ U ] a light ringing sound:

the chink of glass against glass

(Definition of “chink” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)