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Clinking

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Adjective

1. clinking

like the light sharp ringing sound of glasses being tapped

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Clinking

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verb
1. 
to make or cause to make a light and sharply ringing sound
noun
2. 
a light and sharply ringing sound
3. British
a pointed steel tool used for breaking up the surface of a road before it is repaired
noun
a slang word for prison

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Clinking

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verb intransitive, verb transitive
1. 
to make or cause to make a slight, sharp sound, as of glasses striking together
noun
2. 
such a sound
3.  Informal
a jail; prison

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Clinking

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intr. & tr.v. clinked, clink·ing, clinks
To make or cause to make a light, sharp ringing sound: clinked their wineglasses together in a toast.
n.
A light, sharp ringing sound, as of glass or metal.

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