Clanging

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Clanging Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

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  • having a loud resonant metallic sound; "the clangorous locomotive works"; "a clanging gong"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Clanging'


  • Clanging: In psychology and psychiatry, clanging refers to a mode of speech characterized by association of words based upon sound rather than concepts. For example

Clanging Sample Sentences in News


  • City Proposes Concrete Pour Changes For A Quieter Downtown
    The banging and clanging heard downtown could be considered the soundtrack of growth and development. However, some Austinites want it to be a little quieter. The city council is considering changing some permit requirements for contractors, but decisions were put on hold Thursday night. ... Read more on this news related to 'Clanging'
  • Help Me, Harlan: Cereal-eating bowl-clanging roommate needs to silence her spoon
    Dear Harlan: I just moved in with one of my good friends and things have been going well, but she wakes me up early every morning because of her loud cereal eating. She clanks the bowl against the table and shakes her Special K at an abnormal level of loudness. As she eats her breakfast, the spoon is like a giant hammer with each bite. She also slams all the cabin Read more on this news related to 'Clanging'
  • UBC opens 'casino lab'
    Four colourful slot machines line a small study room inside a University of B.C. academic building – each flashing and clanging in a bid to entice would-be gamblers to test their luck. Read more on this news related to 'Clanging'

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