Definitions for clackklæk
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
to make a quick sharp sound, or a succession of such sounds, as by striking or cracking.
to talk rapidly and continually or with sharpness and abruptness; chatter.
to cluck or cackle.
(v.t.)to utter by clacking.
to cause to clack.
(n.)a clacking sound.
something that clacks, as a rattle.
rapid, continual talk; chatter.
Origin of clack:
1200–50; ME clacken; imit.
a sharp abrupt noise as if two objects hit together; may be repeated
clack valve, clack, clapper valve(verb)
a simple valve with a hinge on one side; allows fluid to flow in only one direction
clatter, clack, brattle(verb)
make a rattling sound
cluck, click, clack(verb)
make a clucking sounds, characteristic of hens
chatter, piffle, palaver, prate, tittle-tattle, twaddle, clack, maunder, prattle, blab, gibber, tattle, blabber, gabble(verb)
speak (about unimportant matters) rapidly and incessantly
an abrupt, sharp sound, especially one made by two hard objects colliding repetitively; a clatter; in sound, midway between a click and a clunk
to make such a sound
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
to utter words rapidly and continually, or with abruptness; to let the tongue run
to cause to make a sudden, sharp noise, or succession of noises; to click
to utter rapidly and inconsiderately
a sharp, abrupt noise, or succession of noises, made by striking an object
anything that causes a clacking noise, as the clapper of a mill, or a clack valve
continual or importunate talk; prattle; prating