twang Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"twang" in British English

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twangverb [I or T]

uk   us   /twæŋ/
to make a ​noise like that of a ​tightstring being ​quicklypulled and ​released: He twanged the ​guitarstring. The ​springs twanged.

twangnoun [C usually singular]

uk   us   /twæŋ/

twang noun [C usually singular] (SOUND)

a ​noise like that of a ​tightstring being ​quicklypulled and ​released: We ​heard a twang as the ​cablebroke.

twang noun [C usually singular] (VOICE)

a ​quality of the ​humanvoice, ​produced by ​airpassing out through the ​nose as you ​speak: a ​nasal/​southern twang
(Definition of twang from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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twangnoun [C usually sing]

 us   /twæŋ/
a ​ringingsound that ​beginssuddenly and ​continues, ​gradually getting less ​strong, like the ​sound made when the ​string of a ​musicalinstrument is ​pulled and ​quicklyreleased A twang is also a ​quality of ​voiceheard in some ​speakers that is ​related to the ​passing of ​air through the ​nose as they ​speak.
(Definition of twang from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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