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chinks

noun
plural of chink

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 a vulnerable point
  • before the tournament she studied tapes of her chief rival, looking for the chink in her game

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2 an irregular usually narrow break in a surface created by pressure
  • plugged the chinks in the walls with mortar

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chinks

verb
present tense third-person singular of chink

Synonyms of chinks (Entry 2 of 2)

to make a repeated sharp light ringing sound
  • in the breeze the flag's chain chinked against the flagpole

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