late 14c. (v.); c.1600 (n.), echoic.
Examples from the Web for tink
Me tink pilot smell a rat, for ebery time he hear a noise on deck he come out of his cabin and look round.By Sheer Pluck|G. A. Henty
She tinks dis a dangerous country for you, Masser Moore, and Pallas tink so too.Alice Wilde: The Raftman's Daughter|Metta V. Victor
I tink a lady of a certain rank has always good principes enough, to be sure, and as to the rest qu'importe?Tales And Novels, Volume 1 (of 10)|Maria Edgeworth
Dr. Tink was coming out of a court not far from Marylebone–lane, where the small–pox always lay festering.Cradock Nowell, Vol. 2 (of 3)|Richard Doddridge Blackmore
De massa am wise, for he tink of dis, and he say to Li: 'You comee wid me, and later on you havee money to go to Singapore.'With the Dyaks of Borneo|F. S. Brereton