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Definition of twang noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    twang

     noun
    noun
    NAmE//twæŋ//
     
    [usually singular]
     
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  1. 1 used to describe a way of speaking, usually one that is typical of a particular area and especially one in which the sounds are produced through the nose as well as the mouth Her voice had a faint Southern twang. He spoke with a cockney twang.
  2. 2a sound that is made when a tight string, especially on a musical instrument, is pulled and released
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