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clink

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(Entry 1 of 2)

a place of confinement for persons held in lawful custody
  • I once spent a night in the clink, and it's an experience I don't want to repeat

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clink

verb

Synonyms of clink (Entry 2 of 2)

to make a repeated sharp light ringing sound
  • coins clinking in his pocket as he traipsed down the street

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The first known use of clink was in the 14th century

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“Clink.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/clink. Accessed 23 Sep. 2020.

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