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Definition of chink verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



    [intransitive, transitive]Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they chink
    he / she / it chinks
    past simple chinked
    -ing form chinking
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  1. 1when glasses, coins, or other glass or metal objects chink or when you chink them, they make a light ringing sound synonym clink
  2. 2 the sound of bottles chinking chink something We chinked glasses and drank to each other's health.
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: chink