verb (used with or without object)
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Example sentences from the Web for clunk
Embellishments were large and cumbersome—so much so that the dresses seemed to clink and clunk as the models walked the runway.
As to the word clunk, it is in use throughout Cornwall in the sense of "to swallow," and is undoubtedly Celtic.
It had in it the jingle of saber chains, the creak of sweaty saddle-girths, the nimble clunk of hurrying hoofs.Back Home|Irvin S. Cobb
But three minutes later he had dropped down to earth with a heavy clunk.Dead Giveaway|Gordon Randall Garrett
And immediately afterward the clungk, clunk—clungk, clunk of mighty hoofs coming down the passage toward us.
And suddenly the clungk, clunk—clungk, clunk recommenced and passed onward down the passage.
British Dictionary definitions for clunk
- the gurgling sound of a liquid
- the sound of a cork being removed from a bottle