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clack

[ klak ]SEE DEFINITION OF clack

Synonyms for clack

  • babble
  • blab
  • cackle
  • chatter
  • cluck
  • gossip
  • jaw
  • prate
  • prattle
  • rattle
  • yak
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Antonyms for clack

  • be quiet
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR CLACK

The bellow of the town batteries, with the clack—clack—clack!

He hurried off, and in a moment the clack of bagatelle began again.

The div-i-dend on Steelwhirrwhirrclack, clack, clackone per cent.

What a buzz and clack and chatter there was in the room to be sure!

The quick clack, clack, clatter when springing up in fear of capture.

With every step the sandals go click, clack, up and down, at the heels.

Only yesterday he had not heard of our existence, and then—clack!

A clack or valve at the top of the pipe h (opening upwards).

"We were driven away by the clack of Lady Julia's tongue," said the elder.

That's why we heard neither click nor clack of him all this time.

WORD ORIGIN

mid-13c., not in Old English, from Old Norse klaka "to chatter," of echoic origin; cf. Dutch klakken "to clack, crack," Old High German kleken, French claquer "to clap, crack (see claque). Related: Clacked; clacking.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR CLACK

chatter

verbspeak fast and non-stop

click

nounmetallic sound
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