Thesaurus

clank

noun

Synonyms of clank

(Entry 1 of 2)

the loud sound made when metal strikes metal
  • the car is making a funny clank, and this can't be good

Synonyms for clank

Words Related to clank

clank

verb

Synonyms of clank (Entry 2 of 2)

as in clink, chirp

Synonyms & Near Synonyms for clank

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More About clank

Time Traveler for clank

Time Traveler

The first known use of clank was in 1656

See more words from the same year

Thesaurus Entries Near clank

clangs

clank

clanked

See More Nearby Entries 

Cite this Entry

“Clank.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/clank. Accessed 20 Sep. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

More from Merriam-Webster on clank

Nglish: Translation of clank for Spanish Speakers

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Farm Idioms Quiz

  • cow coming home
  • What does 'poke' refer to in the expression 'pig in a poke'?
How Strong Is Your Vocabulary?

Test your vocabulary with our 10-question quiz!

TAKE THE QUIZ
 AlphaBear 2

Spell words. Make bears.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!