/ (ˈklæktən) /
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a town and resort in SE England, in E Essex. Pop: 51 284 (2001)
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Words nearby Clacton
clacker, clackers, Clackmannan, Clackmannanshire, clack valve, Clacton, Clactonian, Clacton-on-Sea, clad, cladanthous, claddagh
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How to use Clacton in a sentence
Clacton is provided with a pier, promenade and marine parade; and is the seat of various convalescent and other homes.
"Mrs. Seal is an enthusiast in these matters," said Mr. Clacton, almost apologetically.
She found herself strongly disapproving of what Mr. Clacton was saying.
Mr. Clacton's attitude was more philosophical and better supported by statistics.
Mr. Clacton's words repeated themselves accurately in her brain.