Definition Of clink


a sharp ringing sound, such as that made when metal or glass are struck.

a clink of keys

make or cause to make a clink.

his ring clinked against the crystal


he was put in the clink for six days

Example Of clink

  • a clink of keys

  • A first time offender for a copyright infringement violation could receive five years in the clink and a fine of $250,000.

  • At the very least, Noah should spend a little time in clink .

  • Beneath the thatch we squat in the dust, clink our bottles and drink.

  • But what's worse is that if such a law were introduced here, YOU might find yourself in the clink simply for venting your frustration at a spammer by sending him a rude email.

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