clack

Primary Meanings of clack

1.
nv
a sharp abrupt noise as if two objects hit together; may be repeated
make a rattling sound
2.
v
make a clucking sounds, characteristic of hens
3.
n
a simple valve with a hinge on one side; allows fluid to flow in only one direction
Full Definitions of clack
1

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

Synonyms:
clap
Type of:
noise
sound of any kind (especially unintelligible or dissonant sound)

v make a rattling sound

Synonyms:
brattle, clatter
Type of:
make noise, noise, resound
emit a noise
2

v make a clucking sounds, characteristic of hens

Synonyms:
click, cluck
Type of:
emit, let loose, let out, utter
express audibly; utter sounds (not necessarily words)

v speak (about unimportant matters) rapidly and incessantly

Synonyms:
blab, blabber, chatter, gabble, gibber, maunder, palaver, piffle, prate, prattle, tattle, tittle-tattle, twaddle
Types:
babble, blather, blether, blither, smatter
to talk foolishly
Type of:
mouth, speak, talk, utter, verbalise, verbalize
express in speech
3

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

Synonyms:
clack valve, clapper valve
Type of:
valve
control consisting of a mechanical device for controlling the flow of a fluid

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