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Random House Webster's College Dictionary


  1. to make a quick sharp sound, or a succession of such sounds, as by striking or cracking.

  2. to talk rapidly and continually or with sharpness and abruptness; chatter.

  3. to cluck or cackle.

  4. (v.t.)to utter by clacking.

  5. to cause to clack.

  6. (n.)a clacking sound.

  7. something that clacks, as a rattle.

  8. rapid, continual talk; chatter.

Origin of clack:

1200–50; ME clacken; imit.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. clack, clap(noun)

    a sharp abrupt noise as if two objects hit together; may be repeated

  2. clack valve, clack, clapper valve(verb)

    a simple valve with a hinge on one side; allows fluid to flow in only one direction

  3. clatter, clack, brattle(verb)

    make a rattling sound

    "clattering dishes"

  4. cluck, click, clack(verb)

    make a clucking sounds, characteristic of hens

  5. chatter, piffle, palaver, prate, tittle-tattle, twaddle, clack, maunder, prattle, blab, gibber, tattle, blabber, gabble(verb)

    speak (about unimportant matters) rapidly and incessantly


  1. clack(Noun)

    an abrupt, sharp sound, especially one made by two hard objects colliding repetitively; a clatter; in sound, midway between a click and a clunk

  2. clack(Noun)


  3. clack(Verb)

    to make such a sound

  4. clack(Verb)

    to chatter

Webster Dictionary

  1. Clack(noun)

    to make a sudden, sharp noise, or a succesion of such noises, as by striking an object, or by collision of parts; to rattle; to click

  2. Clack(noun)

    to utter words rapidly and continually, or with abruptness; to let the tongue run

  3. Clack(verb)

    to cause to make a sudden, sharp noise, or succession of noises; to click

  4. Clack(verb)

    to utter rapidly and inconsiderately

  5. Clack(verb)

    a sharp, abrupt noise, or succession of noises, made by striking an object

  6. Clack(verb)

    anything that causes a clacking noise, as the clapper of a mill, or a clack valve

  7. Clack(verb)

    continual or importunate talk; prattle; prating


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