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[klongk, klawngk] /klɒŋk, klɔŋk/

a low, dull sound of impact, as of a heavy object striking against another.
verb (used with or without object)
to make or cause to make such a sound.
(intransitive) to make a loud dull thud
(transitive) (informal) to hit
a loud thudding sound

1930, imitative. Related: Clonked; clonking.


clunk (1930s+)


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