Definitions

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  • adj. clinking, making a clinking sound, like glass on glass.

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Examples

  • Matilda is indeed a v enjoyable film and I frequently threaten my brood with the 'clinky' and Ms Trudgegood.

    Day Two Update

  • Analysis: Obey the Game has the same kind of clinky arcade sounds and high energy techno soundtrack as its predecessors, which perfectly suits the flat, prismatic graphics.

    Jay is Games

  • Featuring several clinky electronica bells and whistles, it is a resounding tune that is over almost as quickly as it starts.

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  • She was fond of clinky bracelets and turquoise necklaces, and with her flowing dresses, gossamer scarves, and long hair, some hem or strand of her always seemed to be floating on the wind.

    FORLORN HOPE FANCY • by Douglas Campbell

  • One with clinky ice and maybe even a clove cigarette or what ever it is they pretend smoke on MadMen.

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  • I even have this little clinky-clinky scarf belt I found.

    Zombies and Crafts - In That Order

  • We've had a blast belly dancing, but now she also wants a clinky-clinky belt.

    Zombies and Crafts - In That Order

  • When I put my ear to the hole I'm suddenly aware of spades and shovels turning up the gain all the way from Raritan to the Delaware with a clink and a clink and a clinky-click.

    Slime Me

  • At first glance, the refrain and its variations are baffling, but it becomes clear that the poem deals with each of the five senses, one to a stanza, and plays off them in the refrain line: the pinkie-pick for touch; the clinky-click for hearing; the stinky-stick for smell; winkie-wick for sight, and linky-lick for taste — this last also linking him to his ancestors.

    It May Sound Funny

  • When I put my ear to the hole I'm suddenly aware of spades and shovels turning up the gain all the way from Raritan to the Delaware with a clink and a clink and a clinky-click

    It May Sound Funny

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