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clink in Colours & sounds topic

clinkclink2 noun [singular]  1 CSOUNDthe short ringing sound made by metal or glass objects hitting each other the clink of glassessee thesaurus at sound2 old-fashioned informalPRISON prison
Examples from the Corpus
clinkThere was a scraping and a clink.Oh, heavens, she thought as her cup went down on its saucer with a clink.In his room Benjy heard the first clink.She walked into the bathroom and Rachaela heard the clink of the pot of cold cream.The clink of dishes in the dining room told him that dinner would soon be ready.The clink of cup against saucer woke me.