clinkety-clank

[ kling-ki-tee-klangk ]

noun
  1. a succession of alternating clinks and clanks: the clinkety-clank of armored vehicles on the rough road.

Origin of clinkety-clank

1
1900–05; alteration of clink1 + clank

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