- Rhymes: -æŋk
clank (plural clanks)
- Clank usually expresses a duller or less resounding sound than clang, and a deeper and stronger sound than clink.
loud, hard metallic sound
- (intransitive) To make a clanking sound
- The chains clanked.
- (transitive) To cause to sound with a clank.
- The prisoners clank their chains.