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CLINK

(noun, verb)

Definitions

There are 4 meanings of the word Clink.

How to pronounce clink:

US

Clink - as a noun

A short light metallic sound

Synonyms (Exact Relations)
click13

A correctional institution used to detain persons who are in the lawful custody of the government (either accused persons awaiting trial or convicted persons serving a sentence)

Synonyms (Exact Relations)
gaol5jail11jailhouse19pokey14poky13slammer11
Hypernyms (Closely Related)
correctional institution
Hyponyms (Broadly Related)

Clink - as a verb

Make a high sound typical of glass

Example: "Champagne glasses clinked to make a toast"

Make or emit a high sound

Example: "Tinkling bells"

Synonyms (Exact Relations)
tink8

Example Sentences

"I heard the clink of glass as the dishes were being washed."
"The bartender placed a clink in front of each customer at the bar."
"The prisoner's hands were bound with clinks."
"The detectives listened for the clink of coins in the suspect's pocket."
"The clink of silverware could be heard during the fancy dinner party."
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Word Game Points

Is CLINK a valid Scrabble word?
Yes, clink is valid for both Scrabble US and EU
US/CA Valid UK/EU Valid

CLINK has a SCRABBLE points total of 11.

Is CLINK a valid Words With Friends word?
Yes, clink is valid for Words With Friends
Valid Word
CLINK has a WORDS WITH FRIENDS points total of 14.

Is CLINK a valid WordFeud word?
Yes, clink is valid for WordFeud
Valid Word
CLINK has a WORDFEUD points total of 12.

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