Meaning of “clunk” in the English Dictionary

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clunkverb [ T ]

us /klʌŋk/

to make the sound of heavy objects hitting together, or to cause this sound to be made:

She emptied the change out of her purse and clunked it into her piggy bank.
noun [ C ] us /klʌŋk/

We heard a loud clunk as the ferry hit the side of the dock.

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