how to pronounce clank


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the above transcription of clank is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

clank is pronounced in one syllable

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An example use of clank in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

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meanings of clank


  1. To cause to sound with a clank.
  2. To make a clanking sound.


  1. A loud, hard sound of metal hitting metal.

clank frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word clank occurs in english on average 0.5 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics clank can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that clank can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

words with pronunciation similar to clank


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