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plink

verb \ ˈpliŋk \

Definition of plink

intransitive verb
1 : to make a tinkling sound
2 : to shoot at random targets in an informal and noncompetitive manner
transitive verb
1 : to cause to make a tinkling sound
2 : to shoot at especially in a casual manner

plinker

noun

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Origin and Etymology of plink

imitative


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plink

noun

Definition of plink

: a tinkling metallic sound

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First Known Use of plink

1916


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