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A clang rings out against the tinny twang of the country classic “Something to Brag About,” which spills out of the whitewashed mechanic’s shop currently serving as Jiang’s classroom.

A thunderous boom concussed lungs and ears and was met instantaneously by a metallic clang!

The rare clang of a miscue echoes through silent, 10,000-seat Menora Arena, the seat of Israeli professional basketball and the place where the 6-foot-9 small forward has already played three professional seasons.

All day long the place rings with the clink of hammers and the clang of metal bars.

The clang of the heavy door below, striking the wall as it was pushed open, had reached his ears.

Jim Bryant threw the gate shut with a clang and came striding across the yard.

The door arose and fell back onto the pavement with a clang, exposing a dark pit.

The clang of the heavy door had a comforting sound behind them.

Terrible was the clang of the strong sword Ecke-sax on the helmets of the Nibelungs.


On this page you'll find 30 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to clang, such as: clash, jangle, and noise.

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