clunk Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “clunk” in the English Dictionary

"clunk" in British English

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clunknoun [C usually singular]

uk   us   /klʌŋk/
a ​deeplowsound made by two ​heavyobjectshitting each other: He ​shut the ​vandoor with a clunk.
(Definition of clunk from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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clunkverb [T]

 us   /klʌŋk/
to make the ​sound of ​heavyobjectshitting together, or to ​cause this ​sound to be made: She emptied the ​change out of her ​purse and clunked it into her ​piggybank.
noun [C]  us   /klʌŋk/
We ​heard a ​loud clunk as the ​ferryhit the ​side of the ​dock.
(Definition of clunk from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “clunk”
in Chinese (Simplified) 哐啷的声音, (金属)沉重的撞击声…
in Chinese (Traditional) 哐啷的聲音, (金屬)沉重的撞擊聲…
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