click-clack

noun
\ ˈkliˌklak \

Definition of click-clack

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: a succession of clicks or of alternating clicks and clacks the click-clack of the pendulum of the old grandfather clock

click-clack

intransitive verb
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Definition of click-clack (Entry 2 of 2)

: to make a click-clack sound (as in walking) click-clacked out of the room

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History and Etymology for click-clack

Noun

reduplication of click entry 2

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“Click-clack.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/click-clack. Accessed 1 Dec. 2021.

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