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clonk

[klongk, klawngk] /klɒŋk, klɔŋk/
noun
1.
a low, dull sound of impact, as of a heavy object striking against another.
verb (used without object), verb (used with object)
2.
to make or cause to make such a sound.
Also, clunk.
Origin
1925-1930
1925-30; imitative
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British Dictionary definitions for clonked

clonk

/klɒŋk/
verb
1.
(intransitive) to make a loud dull thud
2.
(transitive) (informal) to hit
noun
3.
a loud thudding sound
Word Origin
C20: of imitative origin
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Word Origin and History for clonked

clonk

v.

1930, imitative. Related: Clonked; clonking.

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Slang definitions & phrases for clonked

clonk

verb

clunk (1930s+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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