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synonyms for clanging

  • deafening
  • discordant
  • earsplitting
  • noisy
  • piercing
  • raucous
  • sharp
  • strident
  • blaring
  • penetrating
  • piping
  • screeching
  • thin
  • treble
  • acute
  • argute
  • blatant
  • cacophonous
  • clangorous
  • ear-piercing
  • high
  • metallic
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antonyms for clanging

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  • calm
  • low
  • mild
  • moderate
  • quiet
  • soft
        • free
        • lose
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          How to use clanging in a sentence

          What if we ignored all the clanging bells that remind women every day on every platform that we are in some kind of endless battle with aging.
          JUSTINE BATEMAN'S AGING FACE AND WHY SHE DOESN'T THINK IT NEEDS 'FIXING'SUSANNA SCHROBSDORFFAPRIL 11, 2021TIME
          It was well named: the bell was clanging away with a loud and furious tongue, enough to drive a sick man mad.
          JOHNNY LUDLOW, FOURTH SERIESMRS. HENRY WOOD
          For think of it: here was no twopenny ride on a clanging tram through naked, unshaded streets before they could reach the sea.
          MUSHROOM TOWNOLIVER ONIONS
          Then the clanging cars sped past, and when they had gone he climbed down the side of the bank.
          THE GIRL FROM KELLER'SHAROLD BINDLOSS
          Just then he heard the clanging of a bell, as if hurriedly tolled.
          THE TIGER HUNTERMAYNE REID
          There was a clanging round of metallic applause as three or four people clapped their hands.
          THE ONSLAUGHT FROM RIGELFLETCHER PRATT
          And now he had scarcely recovered from his fright when a terrible clanging clatter startled him.
          THE TALE OF PONY TWINKLEHEELSARTHUR SCOTT BAILEY
          They went out through the truck entrance, and across the gusty avenue, clanging with cars filled with early workers.
          MOUNTAINCLEMENT WOOD
          As the shadows darkened like spilt ink, their clanging notes came down to the lonely drake.
          WILD FOLKSAMUEL SCOVILLE
          The air was empty without the sound of Donald's axe clanging in the distance, or of his voice calling Lassie.
          THE PIONEERSKATHARINE SUSANNAH PRICHARD
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          WORDS RELATED TO CLANGING

          • bell-like
          • clanging
          • clangorous
          • resonant
          • resounding
          • ringing
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